Peacock Lionfish / Saltwater Fish Species

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Aquarium & Accessory Type: Maintenance Products Place of Origin: Bali Indonesia Brand Name: Marine Fish
Model Number: Peacock Lionfish Species: Fish Type: Aquariums,Aquariums & Accessories

Specifications

Family: Scorpaenidae
Scientific Name: Pterois volitans
Common Names: Turkey fish, Fire Fish, Butterfly Cod

Origin / Habitat : Red Sea and the Pacific Ocean

Temperament / Behavior : They are not usually overtly aggressive and can make decent tank mates with fish of the same or larger size. They are hard wired to go after smaller fish and invertebrates such as shrimps. They should be kept in a semi-aggressive tank and should probably be left out of the community tank.

Breeding / Mating / Reproduction : The only reported successes have been in a few public aquariums.

Tank Size : 30 gallon minimum for the dwarf varieties, 55 gallon for the common (pterois).

Compatible Tank Mates : Avoid keeping them in an aquarium with smaller fish which they may view as a snack.

Reef Tank Compatible? : Not a good choice because of the pristine water conditions required in a reef aquarium setup. They can introduce large amounts of waste and they are predators that will go after and eat smaller fish and possibly .

Fish Disease : - Diagnose, Symptoms and Treatment

Diet / Fish Food : Primarily a carnivore and prefers live foods. Try to get them on frozen or fresh foods quickly.

Tank Region : Middle to bottom

Gender : Difficult to determine

Care Level : Easy to moderate, needs a good to keep wastes at a minimum.

Life span : 10 - 12 years, possibly longer

Size : The common variety can get to be 12 inches (30 cm) or larger. Dwarf varieties usually get to be about 6 inches (15 cm)

pH : 8.1 - 8.4

Temperature : 74°F - 80°F (22°C - 27°C)

Specific Gravity : 1.020 - 1.025

Carbonate Hardness (dKH) : 8 - 12°

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Product/Service (We Sell): Ornamental Fish, Marine Fish, Marine Corals, Tropical Fish, Goldfish, Discus, Planted Tank, Aquarium Tanks, Aquarium Equipments, Fish Products, Wall Aquarium, Reef Tanks, Chillerswater / Air Pumps, Fish Wholesaler, Fish Exporter, Neon Tetra, Angel Fish, Drift Woods, Fish Breeder, Fish Farming  
Number of Employees: 11 - 50 People  

Trade & Market

Main Markets: North America
Southeast Asia
Eastern Asia
Western Europe
Total Annual Sales Volume: US$1 Million - US$2.5 Million  
Export Percentage: 11% - 20%  

Factory Information

Number of R&D Staff: Less than 5 People  
Number of QC Staff: 5 - 10 People  

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