Three-Spot Angelfish

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Three-Spot Angelfish

This marine aquarium fish is known as Flagfin Angel, Three-Spot Angelfish and the correct latin name is Apolemichthys trimaculatus. The family that this fish belongs to is called the Angelfish family. (e) It's origin is Indo-West Pacific. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

This Angelfish is peaceful towards other tankmates.

Three-Spot Angelfish can grow up to 25 cm what is approximately 9 inches. 1 specimen basically needs at least 3000cm2 of water surface which is approximately 465 square inch. We recommend you to keep it in fish tanks which 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 not very difficult to keep the Three-Spot Angelfish. (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 suggested level of pH (a measure of the acidity/basicity) is between 8.0 and 8.3 which is usual for most marine fish.

Three-Spot Angelfish, picture no. 1

Three-Spot Angelfish, picture no. 2

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