Spotnape Cardinalfish

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Spotnape Cardinalfish

This marine aquarium fish is known as Spotnape Cardinalfish and the correct latin name is Apogon notatus. It belongs to the Cardinal family. (e) Origin of this fish 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. 1 specimen basically needs at least 1200cm2 of water surface which is approximately 186 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 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 recommended pH level is between 8.0 and 8.3 since marine fish are used to these levels in general.

Source: fishbase

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Document modified on Wed Dec 5 9:30:51 UTC 2007
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