Blackspot Sergeant

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Blackspot Sergeant

This marine aquarium fish is known as Blackspot Sergeant and the correct latin name is Abudefduf sordidus. The family that this fish belongs to is called the Damsel family. (e) Origin of this fish is Indo-Pacific. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

They are aggressive towards own species.

Blackspot Sergeant can grow up to 23 cm what is approximately 9 inches. 1 specimen basically needs at least 2760cm2 of water surface which is approximately 427 square inch. This fish should be kept in aquariums that are medium. (e) Medium aquariums have at least 113 Litres (30 US Gallons). Large aquariums have at least 265 Litres (70 US Gallons). Capacity of very large aquariums is at least 700 Litres (185 US Gallons).

It is not very difficult to keep the Blackspot Sergeant fish. (e) The specific gravity (SG) should be between 1,020 and 1,025, the temperature between 23°C (73.4°F) and 26°C (78.8°F). The pH levels shouldn't be outside of 8.0 - 8.3 since most marine fish are used to the mentioned range of pH values.

Source: jjphoto

Blackspot Sergeant picture no. 1

Blackspot Sergeant picture no. 2

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Document modified on Wed Nov 28 8:54:49 UTC 2007
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