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Banggai Cardinalfish -Pterapogon kauderni

Banggai Cardinalfish -Pterapogon kauderni


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Banggai Cardinalfish – Pterapogon kauderni

Care Level:  Easy

Diet:  Carnivore

Temperament:  Semi-Aggressive

Reef Safe:  Yes

Minimum Tank Size:  30 gallons

The Banggai Cardinalfish is ann excellent choice for a community or nano aquarium.  It only reaches a max size of 3 inches and it’s completely reef safe.  They prefer to be kept in small schools depending on the size of your tank. This mouthbrooder enjoys meaty foods such as frozen Mysis Shrimp.  The Banggai Cardinal is a great beginner fish and isn’t particularly demanding.  Standard reef tank setups will keep the Banggai Cardinal happy and healthy.

Nitrates < 10

Nitrites 0 ppm

PH. 8.01-8.4

Phosphates < .10 ppm

Alk. 8.5-9.5

Specific Gravity 1.023-1.025

Temp:  74-80 degrees

related:  Another community fish for a nano tank:  Tail Spot Blenny


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