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Neon Damselfish (Pomacentrus alleni)

The Neon Damselfish or Pomacentrus alleni is a small brightly colored saltwater fish that is often kept as a pet in an aquarium. Also known as the Allen's Damselfish or Allen's Pomacentrus this fish was named after Dr. Gerald Allen, who is considered to be an expert when it comes to Damselfish.
The Neon Damselfish has a bright blue body with a bit of yellow close to its belly and on its anal fin. They originate in Fiji and grow to about 2-1/2" in maximum length. These fish are considered to be an aggressive fish and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 30 gallons or more. The following water conditions are recommended, 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4, and sg 1.020-1.025. This species of Damselfish is an omnivore that should be fed meaty foods such as Brine Shrimp, Bloodworms and flaked food as well.

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