Cheilodipterus alleniis commonly referred to as Allen's cardinalfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 1000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Cheilodipterus alleni are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Cheilodipterus alleni, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Cheilodipterus alleni, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.