Cardinal fish

Cardinal fish are a beautiful species of marine fish

Red Stop Light Cardinal (Fowleria flammea) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Reef Safe: Yes Max Size: 2.5” Colouring: Red Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indonesia Family: Apogonidae Minimum Tank Size: 30 Gallons/ 115 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F    

Yellowstriped Cardinalfish (Ostorhinchus cyanosoma) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Reef Safe: Yes Max Size: 2.5” Colouring: Black, Orange, Pink, Yellow Diet: Carnivore Origins: Vanuatu, Fiji, Central Pacific Family: Apogonidae Minimum Tank Size: 40 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F  

Spotted Cardinalfish (Sphaeramia nematoptera) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Reef Safe: Yes Max Size: 3.5” Colouring: Red, Orange, Green, Yellow Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indo-Pacific, Fiji, Coral Sea Family: Apogonidae Minimum Tank Size: 120 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F  

Ochrestriped Cardinalfish (Ostorhinchus compressus) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Reef Safe: Yes Max Size: 4.5” Colouring: Red, Orange, Black, Yellow Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indonesia Family: Apogonidae Minimum Tank Size: 225 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F     The Ochrestriped

Five Lined Cardinalfish (Cheilodipterus quinquelineatus) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Reef Safe: Yes Max Size: 5” Colouring: Silver, Black, Yellow Diet: Carnivore Origins: Fiji Family: Apogonidae Minimum Tank Size: 200 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F     The Five

Flame Cardinal (Apogon spp.) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Aggressive Reef Safe: Yes Max Size: 4” Colouring: Red, Black Diet: Carnivore Origins: Caribbean, Costa Rica Family: Apogonidae Minimum Tank Size: 120 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F   The Flame Cardinal

Blue Streak Cardinalfish (Zoramia leptacantha) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Reef Safe: Yes Max Size: 2.5” Colouring: Clear, Blue, Silver Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indonesia Family: Apogonidae Minimum Tank Size: 120 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.022-1.025 / 72-78° F   The Blue Streak

Bangaii Cardinal (Pterapogon kauderni)

Banggai Cardinalfish  (Pterapogon kauderni) The Bangai Cardinalfish (Pterapogon kauderni) is a popular choice among marine hobbyists. Although they have a restricted range in the wild, the breeding habits of Banggai Cardinalfish have allowed relatively easy creation of aquarium strains. These cardinalfish can be successfully kept in small groups, alongside other