Blue Angelfish

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Blue Angelfish

This fish is known as Blue Angelfish and the correct latin name is Holacanthus bermudensis. The family that this fish belongs to is called the Angelfish family. (e) It's origin is Western Atlantic. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

A semi-aggressive fish.

Blue Angelfish can grow up to 45 cm what is approximately 17 inches. So 1 specimen requires at least 5400cm2 of water surface which is approximately 837 square inch. We recommend you to keep it in fish tanks which are very large. (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 difficult to keep the Blue Angelfish. (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.

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Document modified on Sat Dec 15 11:53:31 UTC 2007
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