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Blue Spot Jawfish

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The head and body on this beautiful fish are orange with irregular-shaped blue spots. It should be kept in a 30 gallon or larger aquarium with peaceful tank mates and at least 3 inches of mixed substrate for burrowing.

 

 

 

Common Name(s): Blue Spot Jawfish, Blue Dot Jawfish and Bluespotted Jawfish
Scientific/Other Name(s) : Opistognathus rosenblatti
Origin : Mexico
Care Level : Medium
Density :sg 1.020-1.025
Temperature : 72-78° F
Maximum Size: 3½"
Minimum Tank Size: 30 gallons
Reef Safe: Yes
Feeding Requirements: variety of marine fish, crustacean flesh, and mysid shrimp. It should be fed at least three times per day
Temperament / Behavior: Semi-aggressive

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