Fowleria Cardinalfish (Fowleria isostigma)

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Fowleria Cardinalfish

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Fowleria Cardinalfish

Fowleria isostigma

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

Fowleria Cardinalfish, Redtail Cardinalfish

Additional scientific names

Apogonichthys isostigma


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

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Behaviour

Identification

This fish is a small laterally compressed species that is orange to red in colouration with a red or yellow tail. The gill plate of this species is adorned with a black eye spot that the fish uses to confuse would be predators.

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