Coloured Filefish (Pervagor melanocephalus)

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Coloured Filefish

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Coloured Filefish

Pervagor melanocephalus

Challenging

132 Litres (35 US G.)

8.9-10.2cm (3.5-4 ")

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.2 - 8.5

295.372 K
22.222 °C
531.67 °R
297.039 K
23.889 °C
534.67 °R
22.2-23.9°C (72 -75 °F)

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Uncommon

4-6 years





Additional names

Coloured Filefish, Redtail Filefish, Black Headed Filefish, Black Headed Leatherjacket

Additional scientific names

Monacanthus melanocephalus, Acreichthys melanocephalus, Pervagor melanocephalus melanocephalus

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