Blue Spotted Cowfish
Scientific Name: Lactoria sp
Reef Compatibility: With Caution
Minimum Tank Size: 250 gal
Max Size: 1' 6"
Food/Feeding: OmnivoreNotes: This peaceful boxfish has a lot of personality and needs to be kept in a peaceful community aquarium. The horns can be accidentally caught in ornaments in the aquarium so steps must be taken to ensure the safety for this particular animal. The Blue Spotted Cowfish feeds on a varied diet consisting of large chunks of meaty foods. These foods include krill, raw table shrimp, squid, clam and mussel. It is also a good idea to occasionally supplement with some type of herbivore diet containing marine algae.