Categories
Salt Water Fish Pet

Radiata Lionfish

New Fish Tank Tips: Don’t follow the 1 inch of fish per 1 gallon of water rule. A better guide would probably be 1 inch of fish per 2 or 3 gallons of water. Use the future adult size of your fish when computing how many fish you can keep. Resist the temptation to overcrowd your tank. The more tropical fish you have the more often you will have to perform fish tank maintenance.
Contents of this page belong to www.fishlookup.com

Radiata Lionfish

Quick StatisticsTemperament: Semi-aggressive; venomous
Reef Safe: With Caution
Family: Scorpaenidae
Native To: Sri Lanka, Tahiti
Diet: Carnivore
Adult Size: Up to 10″
Water Current: Low
Temperature: 72 – 78°F
Water Parameters: sg 1.023-1.025; pH 8.1-8.4; dKH 8-12
Care Level: Moderate
Tank Size: 30+ gallons
Scientific Name: Pterois radiata
Environment: Marine

Graceful, solitary fish
Avoid adding tank mates small enough to fit in its mouth, as well as fish that can nip at its fins
Venomous

YouTube responded with an error: Access Not Configured. YouTube Data API has not been used in project 620800448734 before or it is disabled. Enable it by visiting https://console.developers.google.com/apis/api/youtube.googleapis.com/overview?project=620800448734 then retry. If you enabled this API recently, wait a few minutes for the action to propagate to our systems and retry.