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  • Ideal for beginner marine keepers
  • Safe for both corals and invertebrates
  • Will grow to a maximum size of 7.5cm
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What is the Swell Banggai Cardinal?

The Banggai Cardinal is a beautiful and very popular marine fish that features a gorgeous black body adorned with white stripes, these markings contrast and give a visually stunning appearance. This fish is very social and enjoys staying in small groups and tends to seek shelter within reefs and corals. They are a peaceful species making it a perfect choice for your aquarium, although make sure that they have plenty of swimming space and hiding areas.

How are these fish delivered to you?

The delivery time for your fish will be two working days if ordered before 2pm Monday - Thursday, and if you ordered after 2pm on a Thursday until Sunday then they should arrive with you by Tuesday. They will arrive in a polystyrene box and be bagged with oxygen which will allow them to stay packaged for up to 48 hours, if they are ordered during winter they will also come with heat pads for warmth. There is a one off £30 delivery charge regardless of how many fish you buy per order.

How do you acclimatise this fish to your aquarium

You need to carefully acclimate your fish when they arrive. To find out all this information and much more be sure to check out our Complete Guide to Buying Live Aquarium Fish Online

Scientific name Pterapogon kauderni
Max size 7.5cm
Minimum Tank size 136 litres
Coral Safe? Yes
Invertebrate Safe? Yes
Care level? Beginner
Group Size? Groups of around 8
Dietary Requirements Carnivorous
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