The Red Mandarin is a rare variation of the Blue Mandarin that differs by having a brilliant red body and almost entirely red pelvic and pectoral fins. It is a member of the family Callionymidae that grows to a maximum length of 4”. They originate in the Western Pacific from Indonesia and Sumatra. In the wild they are found on silty bottoms with coral and rubble, in the aquarium provide them with plenty of rockwork in which to hunt and hide.
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