White Lip Triggerfish (Sufflamen chrysopterum)

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White Lip Triggerfish

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White Lip Triggerfish

Sufflamen chrysopterum

Challenging

492.104 liters
492,103.531 mL
492.1 Litres (130 US G.)

25.4 cm 22.9-25.4cm (9-10 ")

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.1 - 8.4

295.372 K
22.222 °C
531.67 °R
298.706 K
25.556 °C
537.67 °R
22.2-25.6°C (72 -78 °F)

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Uncommon

8-10 years





Contents

Additional names

White Lip Triggerfish, Halfmoon Triggerfish, Whitetail Triggerfish


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

An aggressive fish, must only be kept with aggressive or semi-aggressive fish the same size or larger.

Diet

This fish is a carnivore and will eat a variety of meaty foods such as fish, scallops and shrimp.

Feeding regime

Feed twice a day. Can be taught to hand feed, but be careful, this fish will bite!

Environment Specifics

Requires a large and spacious tank. Not really reef safe, will rearrange it's tank.

Behaviour

Identification

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