Sea Goldie

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Sea Goldie

This species is known as Sea Goldie and the correct latin name is Pseudanthias squamipinnis. The family that this fish belongs to is called the Sea Basses family. (e) Origin of this species is Indo-West Pacific. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

An aggressive fish.

Sea Goldie can grow up to 15 cm what is approximately 5 inches. So 1 specimen requires at least 1800cm2 of water surface which is approximately 279 square inch. This species will require to be kept in a tank that is 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 Sea Goldie 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.

A carnivore; Also eats algae.

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Thanks to Kenneth Leonard for the picture. Copyright Ken Leonard.

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