The Yellowface Angelfish is also known as the Yellowmask
Angelfish and Blueface Angelfish. Like other species of
Angelfish the coloring of the Juvenile varies greatly from the
The juvenile can be recognised by its bright
yellow, black and blue stripes while the adult as the picture
above shows has a yellow mask around its eyes and a yellow tail
with a false eyespot on the dorsal fin to fool its predators!
Profile of the Yellowface Angelfish
Profile contains interesting facts and information about the
Yellowface Angelfish species.
Size: Up to 38cm
Temp: 22 to 25 Degrees. PH 8.1 to 8.4
Diet / Feeding:
Mysis Shrimp, Marine Algae, Dried, Flake or Frozen Food
Aggressive to other Angelfish
reef safe, will nip at soft coral
and Pacific Ocean
Classification of the Yellowface Angelfish
Definition: Scientific classification, or biological classification, is how biologists group and categorize species of organisms with shared physical characteristics. Scientific classification belongs to the science of taxonomy.
Angel Fish Index
Facts about Fish Species -
The colours, shapes and sizes of individual fishes
varies enormously - you really need excellent quality
pictures or photographs to assist in the identification
A combination of the number of fins and their
characteristics, color, scale counts, general features,
maximum length and distribution are used during a species
The species detailed on this website
are Tropical, Saltwater, Aquarium , Marine , Pet , Pond,
Beta (Betta), Gold
Fish (Goldfish), Star, Angel, Puffer, Discus, Piranha, Rainbow,
Parrot, Crustaceans, Sea Anemones and Coral.