Two-Spot Red Snapper

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Two-Spot Red Snapper

This species is known as Two-Spot Red Snapper and the correct latin name is Lutjanus bohar. The family that this fish belongs to is called the Snapper family. (e) Origin of this species is Indo-Pacific. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

This fish is semi-aggressive.

Two-Spot Red Snapper can grow up to 90 cm what is approximately 35 inches. In general, 1 specimen requires at least 10800cm2 of water surface which is approximately 1674 square inch. This species will require to be kept in a tank that is very 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 have at least 700 Litres (185 US Gallons).

It is difficult to keep the Two-Spot Red Snapper 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 pH level should be stable, varying between 8.0 and 8.3 which is usual for marine fish.

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