Threadfin cardinalfish

Species information for the Threadfin cardinalfish, in the Cardinals category.

  1. FAMILY - Perciformes

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Apogon Leptacanthus

    COMMON NAME - Threadfin Cardinalfish

    SIZE - 2.4" (6 cm)

    RANGE - Indo Pacific

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 20 US Gal. (76 L)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Marine fish, crustacean flesh, mysid shrimp, frozen marine preparations.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 8

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Excellent

    CAPTIVE CARE - Keep with peaceful tankmates, will not bother corals, or other animals in the tank, keep 5 or more per tank added all at the same time preferred. Other cardinal fish may pick on this fish.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Jan 16, 2014
    jhnrb, Feb 17, 2009
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