Indian Butterflyfish (Chaetodon mitratus)

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Indian Butterflyfish

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Indian Butterflyfish

Chaetodon mitratus

208 Litres (55 US G.)

12-14 cm (4.7-5.5")

pH

8.2 - 8.5

23 -25 °C (73.4-77°F)

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

5-10 years

Family

Chaetodontidae





Additional names

Indian Butterflyfish, Mitratus Butterflyfish, Black and Yellow Butterflyfish

Additional scientific names

Tetragonoptrus mitratus


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

This Butterflyfish is yellow with a bluish colouration on the dorsal fin. It has two black stripes that run diagonally and a bold stripe across the eye that is black above, and orange below.

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