Titan Triggerfish (Balistoides viridescens)
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946 Litres (250 US G.)
66-76.2cm (26-30 ")
8.1 - 8.4
25.6-26.7°C (78 -80 °F)
- Giant Triggerfish, Moustache Triggerfish, Blue-finned triggerfish, Black-lipped triggerfish, Dotty triggerfish
Additional scientific names
- Balistes viridescens
- Widespread throughout the Indo-Pacific region.
- Not easy to visually sex
- Very Territorial
- Typical triggerfish diet of shellfish, and other carnivorous fish fare
- Reef tank.
- Territorially aggressive. Are known to attack divers in the wild in an attempt to defend their territory.
- A giant fish that's pale grey with black crosshatch patterns in its body. The grey head is accentuated by black stripes on its eyes, and right above its mouth, hence its common name "Moustache Triggerfish"
- The second largest triggerfish after the Stone Triggerfish.
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