Labracinus cyclophthalmusis commonly referred to as Darkstriped Dottyback. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 1500 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Labracinus cyclophthalmus are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Labracinus cyclophthalmus, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Labracinus cyclophthalmus, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Labracinus melanotaenia (Bleeker, 1853)
Found near shelter of coral or rock of shallow reefs, with moderate surge or currents, in spread-out groups of mixed sexes. Depths ranging to 20 m