Coloured Filefish (Pervagor melanocephalus)

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Coloured Filefish

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Coloured Filefish

Pervagor melanocephalus

Challenging

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.2 - 8.5

[[Minimum temperature::72 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::75 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

4-6 years

Family

Monacanthidae



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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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