Blackstripe Cardinalfish (Apogon nigrofasciatus)

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Blackstripe Cardinalfish

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Blackstripe Cardinalfish

Apogon nigrofasciatus

Moderate

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.2 - 8.5

[[Minimum temperature::72 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::78 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-12 °d

1:2 M:F

Carnivore
Pellet Foods
Live Foods

2-3 years

Family

Apogonidae



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Additional names

Blackstripe Cardinalfish, Blackbanded Soldierfish


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Primarily nocturnal, this fish requires plenty of places in which to hide and very good water quality. They prefer cooler temperatures than other marine fish also, at around 22.2-25.6°C (72-78°F) .

Behaviour

Identification

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