Orbicular Batfish (Platax orbicularis)

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Orbicular Batfish

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Adult Orbicular Batfish

Platax orbicularis

Challenging

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.1 - 8.4

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

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

5-12 years

Family

Ephippidae



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Additional names

Orbicular Batfish, Orbiculate Batfish, Circular Spadefish Batfish, Round Batfish, Orbic Platax, Orbic Batfish

Additional scientific names

Chaetodon orbicularis, Chaetodon vespertilio, Platax blochii

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