Orbicular Batfish (Platax orbicularis)

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Orbicular Batfish

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Adult Orbicular Batfish

Platax orbicularis

757 Litres (200 US G.)

40-60 cm (15.7-23.6")

pH

8.1 - 8.4

22.2-25.6°C (72 -78 °F)

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

5-12 years

Family

Ephippidae





Additional names

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

Additional scientific names

Chaetodon orbicularis, Chaetodon vespertilio, Platax blochii

Origin

Sexing

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Diet

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