Holacanthus Ciliaris or Fish angel canary

Latin name
Holacanthus Ciliaris
Common name
Fish angel canary
Maximum 30 cm.
Values of the water
Temp. 26/30 Densit 1018/1022 PH 8,4

Large fish pertaining to the family of the Pomacantidi, coming from from the Mar of the Caribbeanses; sturdy, relatively sociable, adapted to the cohabitation with fish of barrier of others breeds, also devout small of he and with other Pomacantidi, purch of different color.
Body dorsal and anale a lot flattened, lengthened, with fins that prolonged very beyond the tail one; the mouth to spout shape, a large present prick on the posterior part of the opercolo branchial.

As much Pomacantidi exhibits a blue juvenile livery to lines white women whom it changes with the time, becoming of a beautiful yellow canary with fins and snout bordered of iridescente turchese or blue electrical worker, a black point, bordered of turchese on the forehead.
Once very acclimatized onnivoro, it preprefers mangime in large grains or dept freeze, artemie you go up some, chironomus and also gamberetti; it appreciate also the appropriate frozen-dry sfoglie of alghe, the leaves of insalata and spinaci bubbled.
It needs of a large bathtub, in how much swims gladly in the center of the Aquarius, but also of much madrepore to form hiding places; with water very filtered and aereata.

It suffers from attacks of oodinium and for excessive values from nitrates and phosphates, in the which case loses the shining colors to begin from the snout; they are, therefore, advisable partial water changes, with sifonatura of the bottom, treatments with ozone and regular additions of oligoelements and vitamins.
Not a lot adapted to the Aquarius with invertebrates in how much if it feeds some gladly.


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