Similar Damsel

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Similar Damsel

This fish is known as Similar Damsel and the correct latin name is Pomacentrus similis. The family that this fish belongs to is called the Damsel family. (e) It's origin is Indian Ocean. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

Might be aggressive and territorial.

Similar Damsel can grow up to 7 cm what is approximately 2 inches. So 1 specimen requires at least 840cm2 of water surface which is approximately 130 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 easy to keep the Similar 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.

An omnivore fish.

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Document modified on Thu Dec 20 12:14:45 UTC 2007
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