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- Orbiculate Cardinal
Information about the body shape, skeletal characteristics, how it appears, colouring etc.
Any species that look similar to this one, that may be mixed up.
10 cm .
Anything that lives in symbiosis, parasitic or opportunistically with it.
The size of tank suitable for it, including reasoning behind this judgment.
Type and amount of water flow suitable for it.
How much lighting is required for it.
What it requires in terms of feeding, type of foods and frequency.
How quickly it will grow under various conditions.
Things that adversely effect it, such as bacterial infections, parasites etc.
Addition things / items that are important for care in captivity.
Does it have any fish that it should not be housed with?
Does it have coral that it is not compatible with?
Is it compatible with other invertebrates such as molluscs, crustaceans and echinoderms?
Male incubates the eggs in the mouth until hatching.
East Africa to Kiribati, north to Ryukyu Islands and south to North Caledonia.
Additional information that doesn't fit in the above areas.
- Sphaeramia orbicularis - FishBase
- (Lieske Myers 1996): Lieske, E., Myers, R., Coral reef fishes : Caribbean, Indian Ocean, and Pacific Ocean : including the Red Sea, Princeton University Press: Princeton, 1996.