Wartskin Anglerfish (Antennarius maculatus)

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Wartskin Anglerfish

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Antennarius maculatus

Moderate

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.0 - 8.5

[[Minimum temperature::72 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::78 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-10 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

3-5 years

Family

Antennariidae



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Additional names

Warty Anglerfish, Warty Frogfish, Wartskin Frogfish, Wartskin Angler, Large-Spotted Angler

Additional scientific names

Chironectes maculatus, Phymatophryne maculata, Antennarius guentheri


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

This fish is best kept in a species tank as it will attempt to eat any other fish or invertebrate that happens to pass by. It is generally reef-safe however.

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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