Black Cardinalfish come from the open waters of the Western Pacific. Black Cardinalfish grow up to 4 inches in length and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 30 gallons in size. Black Cardinalfish are carnivores and should be fed plenty of meaty foods such as feeder shrimp, bloodworms, live feeder fish, and other preparations. Black Cardinalfish are peaceful fish and can be kept in a community aquarium with other peaceful species of fish. These fish are easy to care for, and can be kept by the starter aquarium owner with no problem.
Origin: Western Pacific
Size: Can grow up to 4 inches at full maturity
Feeding: Carnivore, should be fed plenty of algae and meaty foods for best health.
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in a reef aquarium.
Minimum Tank Size: 30 gallons, should be kept in a larger aquarium if in groups.
Care: Beginner level.
Compatibility: Can be kept in groups or in a larger community aquarium.