Yellow Damsel

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Yellow Damsel

This marine aquarium fish is known as Yellow Damsel, Lemon Damsel, Lemonpeel Damsel and the correct latin name is Amblyglyphidodon aureus. It belongs to the Damsel family. (e) Origin of this fish is Western Pacific. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

Is aggressive towards other fish in the aquarium. The only solution how to avoid aggression is a really big fish tank.

Yellow Damsel 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. 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 Yellow Damsel 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 levels shouldn't be outside of 8.0 - 8.3 since most marine fish are used to the mentioned range of pH values.

Yellow Damsel, picture no. 1

Yellow Damsel, picture no. 2
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Document modified on Fri Nov 30 10:08:58 UTC 2007
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