OXYCIRRHITES TYPUS or Fish trombetta

Latin name
Common name
Fish trombetta
Principle 15 cm. In devout Aquarius much small
Values of the water
Temp. 26/30 Densit 1018/1022 PH 8,4

Strangest fish pertaining to the family of the Cirritidi, coming from from the zone orients them of the Pacific ocean, especially from the Great Coralline Barrier, in the north of Australia; enough sturdy, calm and much Pacific, the Aquarius of comunit adapted to all, also and above all with the invertebrates.
Body a lot lengthened, fusiforma, small mouth, to pinzetta, in top to a longest tubular snout, large eyes, fins lengthened enough, the fins chest straps particularly is developed and comes used like zampine in order to lean itself on coppers of gorgonia, that they compose the habitat accustoms them of Or. Typus; the thorns of the dorsal fin introduce of hang said cirri to us.

The livery, most colorful of color shining white man with a design to red chessboard of color ignited, tending to the lobster, camouflage estremamante.
Difficult to acclimatize, it would be better to acquire exemplary gi acclimatizes to you from an expert; once very acclimatized carnivorous, it preprefers mangime dept freeze, in particolar salt way artemia, to times dry chip ax mangime in grains; the food must cure the feeding very somministrando devout times to the day.
It needs of a medium or small bathtub, in how much it does not swim gladly, with many shelters and hiding places; with water very filtered and aereata and from the values many constants.

Enough resistant to the diseases it suffers for the jolts of the chemical-physical characteristics of the water and for the excessive values of nitrates and phosphates, they are advisable controls takes care of to you and constant, partial changes with sifonatura of the bottom, treatments with ozone and regular additions of oligoelements and vitamins.
A lot adapted to the Aquarius with invertebrates.
Rare case between the fish navy, this species introduces a sexual dimorfismo in how much the males is distinguished for having the ventral fins broadsides of black; moreover the cases of sex reversal are frequent: the old females in fact can become males.
Not advisable for who it begins to cure a marine Aquarius.


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