Pseudanthias regalisis commonly referred to as Pseudanthias regalis. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. A aquarium size of at least 500 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Pseudanthias regalis is a species of fish in the Serranidae family. It is endemic to French Polynesia.
Feeds on zooplankton.
Vulnerable (VU) (D2), IUCN Grouper and Wrasse Specialist Group
Main reference: Randall, J.E. and R. Lubbock, 1981. A revision of the serranid fishes of the subgenus Mirolabrichthys (Anthiinae: Anthias), with description of five new species. Contrib. Sci. Nat. Hist. Mus. Los Angeles County, 333. 27 p. (Ref. 12401)