Peppermint Angelfish

An exceedingly rare fish which is now on public display at the Waikiki Aquarium.

"The peppermint angelfish, Paracentyropyge boylei, is by far the apex of holy grail reef fish in the aquarium hobby. To this day only one specimen is known to be alive in captivity, under the care of a Japanese aquarist. Another live peppermint angelfish has made its way to Waikiki aquarium where it is currently isolated in a quarantine tank, acclimating to captivity, seemingly enjoying its 70F water and picking at food a little bit."

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