Centropyge Potteri or Fish striped angel


Latin name
Centropyge Potteri
Common name
Fish striped angel
Principle 12 cm. In small Aquarius devout: 8/10 cm.
Values of the water
Temp. 26/30 Densit 1018/1022 PH 8,4

Small fish pertaining to the family of the Pomacantidi, coming from from the Hawaii islands; colored and pacific, adattissimo to one bathtub with small and invertebrate fish.
Body a lot flattened, of shape nearly oval, along prick on the opercolo branchial; ocher livery of color with glares rossastri, covered from lines vertical and waved of color blue metallic, ventre and fins tail and anale dark blue with black horizontal righine.

Much difficult one to acclimatize in timid how much much and frightening one, and suffers, moreover, of the presence of other fish voraci, would be better to acquire exemplary gi acclimatizes to you from an expert; once very acclimatized onnivoro, it preprefers mangime dry in grains and dept freeze, artemie you go up some, chironomus and also the appropriate frozen-dry sfoglie of alghe, leaves of insalata, lattuga or spinaci bubbled.

It needs of a small bathtub with many shelters and hiding places in how much, afraid, it swims in the meandri of the madrepore; with water a lot very filtered and aereata.

Little resistant to the diseases it suffers also for the excessive values from nitrates and phosphates, in the which case it loses the shining colors, are therefore advisable frequent partial changes with sifonatura of the bottom, treatments with ozone and regular additions of oligoelements and vitamins.

Little adapted for an Aquarius of a neophyte to the first experiences; instead a lot adapted to cohabit with the invertebrates in rich bathtubs of vegetation.