Koran Angelfish
Alternative Name(s): Semicircular or Halfcircled Angelfish
Scientific Name(s): Pomocanthus semicirculatus
Category: Marine Fish
Maximum Size: 40cms
Minimum Tank Volume: 500 litres
Minimum Tank Size: 110 Gallons
Water Temperature Range: 24-27°C

General Information: Juvenile Koran Angelfish have various bold blue and black markings. They change in colour and markings dramatically as they mature. This photo is of a juvenile Koran. Often thrives well in a well maintained aquarium. Some have lived as long as 20 years! Great for algae removal.
Tank Requirements: SALINITY SG: 1.020 - 1.025
Diet Requirements: Varied diet, including marine algae as well as mysid shrimp. Feed 3 times a day.
Compatibility: Not entirely reef safe. May nip at stony and soft corals and some invertebrates.
Recommendations: As above. May conflict with other similar looking Angelfish. Best to keep only one.
Common Problems: A juvenile can be pugnacious and should be the last fish to be added to the aquarium.
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