Spotnape Cardinalfish

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Spotnape Cardinalfish

This fish is known as Spotnape Cardinalfish and the correct latin name is Apogon notatus. The family that this marine fish species belongs to is called the Cardinal family. (e) It's origin is Western Pacific. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

This is a peaceful fish.

Spotnape Cardinalfish can grow up to 10 cm what is approximately 3 inches. So 1 specimen requires at least 1200cm2 of water surface which is approximately 186 square inch. It is recommended to raise this species in fish tanks 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 Spotnape Cardinalfish. (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 levels shouldn't be outside of 8.0 - 8.3 since most marine fish are used to the mentioned range of pH values.

Source: fishbase

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