Pseudochromis coccinicaudais commonly referred to as Yellow-breasted dottyback, Orangetail Dottyback. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. A aquarium size of at least 150 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The dominant body colour of the female Pseudochromis coccinicauda is a muted brown with a hint of dusky pink. In contrast, the male is predominantly a soothing midnight blue. This sedate body colour is energized by a brilliant contrasting gold coloration that encompasses the lower half of the head and body.