Apogon Nematopterus or Fish varicella

Latin name
Apogon Nematopterus
Common name
Fish varicella
Principle 9 cm.
Values of the water
Temp. 26/30 Densit 1018/1022 PH 8,4

Fish of the family of the Apogonidi, order of the Perciformi; coming from from the archipelago Hindu-Australian, much calm and pacific one.
Romboidale body, a lot compressed, developed fins a lot, large eyes much; livery much particular one: front part color yellow gold, clearly separated from the posterior part rose to black dots from one large black vertical line, eye crossed of red.

Of crepuscolari or nocturnal habits, with the timid and frightening light, for this reason much difficult one to acclimatize; once very acclimatized chip ax dept freeze food, dry artemie or chironomus and also in small grains.

Gregario, pacific but slow fish, cohabits with small, calm fish and not the much fast in taking food well, adattissimo to the Aquarius with invertebrates.
It needs of one relatively small bathtub with many hiding places, water very filtered and aereata.

They are many advisable partial changes of the water, with sifonatura of the bottom, treatments with ozone, and regular additions of oligoelements and vitamins.
A lot adapted the Aquarius of invertebrates.


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