Keyhole Angelfish

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Keyhole Angelfish

This species is known as Keyhole Angelfish and the correct latin name is Centropyge tibicen. The family that this marine fish species belongs to is called the Angelfish family. (e) It's origin is Pacific Ocean. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

A semi-aggressive fish.

Keyhole Angelfish can grow up to 19 cm what is approximately 7 inches. In general, 1 specimen requires at least 2280cm2 of water surface which is approximately 353 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). Very large aquariums have at least 700 Litres (185 US Gallons).

It is not very difficult to keep the Keyhole 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 level should be stable, varying between 8.0 and 8.3 which is usual for marine fish.

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