Family: Monodactylidae

Monodactylus argenteus

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Size: Up to 10 inches.(25cm)
Min Tank Size: 50 gallons+ for a school.
Habitat: Eastern coast of Africa, through to Indonesia.
Diet: Omnivorous, flakes, frozen and live
Behavior: Peaceful to others, Semi-aggressive towards its own kind likes to be in a school of at least six.
Water: Brackish water, pH 7.0 to 8.5, dH to 18°, temperature 75 to 82°F ( 24-28°C)
Care: Medium.
Communities: Good, with other fish that require the same conditions and same size.

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