Sapphire Damsel

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Sapphire Damsel

This fish is known as Sapphire Damsel and the correct latin name is Pomacentrus pavo. 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

Might be aggressive.

Sapphire 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 Sapphire 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 pH level should be stable, varying between 8.0 and 8.3 which is usual for marine fish.

An omnivore species.

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