Three-Lined Monocle Bream

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Three-Lined Monocle Bream

This species is known as Three-Lined Monocle Bream and the correct latin name is Scolopsis trilineata. It belongs to the Whiptail Breams family. (e) Origin of this fish is Western Pacific. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

A peaceful Bream.

Three-Lined Monocle Bream can grow up to 20 cm what is approximately 7 inches. 1 specimen basically needs at least 2400cm2 of water surface which is approximately 372 square inch. It is recommended to raise this species in fish tanks that are large. (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 Three-Lined Monocle Bream 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.

They eat smaller fish and mollusks.

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Document modified on Sat Dec 22 10:45:06 UTC 2007
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