Four-Barred Tigerfish (Datnioides polota)

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Four-Barred Tigerfish

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Four-Barred Tigerfish

Datnioides polota

379 Litres (100 US G.)

25-30 cm (9.8-11.8")


1 - 1.015


6.6 - 7.6

22 -26 °C (71.6-78.8°F)

6-16 °d

1:1 M:F

Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

8-12 years



Additional names

Four-Barred Tigerfish, Four-Banded Tigerfish, Barred Tigerfish, Four-Banded Triple-Tail

Additional scientific names

Datnioides quadrifasciatus, Chaetodon quadrifasciatus, Coius binotatus, Coius polota, Coius quadrifasciatus, Dattnioides quadrifasciatus, Lobotes hexazona

Identification[edit | edit source]

Identification and differentiation between the different species can be based on the Anatomy of the Datnoid Tigerfish, for example by comparing the stripe patterns, fin shapes.

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