Lemon Damsel

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Lemon Damsel

This fish is known as Lemon Damsel and the correct latin name is Pomacentrus moluccensis. The family that this fish belongs to is called the Damsel family. (e) It's origin is Western Pacific. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

An aggressive fish.

Lemon Damsel can grow up to 9 cm what is approximately 3 inches. 1 specimen basically needs at least 1080cm2 of water surface which is approximately 167 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 hold at least 700 Litres (185 US Gallons).

It is easy to keep the Lemon Damsel 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 recommended pH level is between 8.0 and 8.3 since marine fish are used to these levels in general.

Is omnivore.

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Document modified on Thu Dec 20 12:08:31 UTC 2007
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