Blackspot Sergeant

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Blackspot Sergeant

This species 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) It's origin 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. So 1 specimen requires at least 2760cm2 of water surface which is approximately 427 square inch. We recommend you to keep it in fish tanks which are medium. (e) Medium aquariums have at least 113 Litres (30 US Gallons). Large aquariums have at least 265 Litres (70 US Gallons). Very large aquariums have 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 suggested level of pH (a measure of the acidity/basicity) is between 8.0 and 8.3 which is usual for most marine fish.

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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