Resplendent Anthias generally stay in the middle levels of the tank, but also require plenty of caves, ledges, and other hiding places. Although a 70-gallon tank will suffice for one fish, if keeping a group of one male and several females, a 125-gallon tank or larger tank is needed.
Tierra Anthias or the Resplendent Goldie are one of the more common color variations is predominantly yellow highlighted with red on the anal and caudal fins. The body of the female is predominantly orange with a pink/purple hue and a yellow nose, dorsal fin and tail fin. Males are predominantly orange with the same pink/purple hue but have an almost clear tail and deep pink edges on their pectoral fins.