Blackwedgeg Butterflyfish

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Blackwedgeg Butterflyfish

This marine aquarium fish is known as Blackwedgeg Butterflyfish and the correct latin name is Chaetodon falcula. It belongs to the Butterfly Fish family. (e) Origin of this species is Indian Ocean. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

This species is peaceful.

Blackwedgeg Butterflyfish can grow up to 20 cm what is approximately 7 inches. 1 specimen basically needs at least 2400cm2 of water surface which is approximately 372 square inch. We recommend you to keep it in fish tanks which are large. (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 easy to keep the Blackwedgeg Butterflyfish. (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 recommended pH level is between 8.0 and 8.3 since marine fish are used to these levels in general.

Blackwedgeg Butterflyfish picture no. 1

Blackwedgeg Butterflyfish picture no. 2
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Document modified on Sat Dec 15 20:45:05 UTC 2007
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