Fish Species

Blue Girdled Angelfish

Blue Girdled Angelfish - Description

The Blue Girdled Angelfish is also known as the Majestic Angelfish. It is an Omnivore so will eat both plants and animal material but is particularly fond of algae.

Like other angelfish, only a single species should be kept in a tank to avoid aggressive behaviour. The Blue Girdled Angelfish is hermaphroditic, visibly you cannot tell the difference between males and females.

Popular Name: Blue Girdled Angelfish
Species: Euxiphipops navarchus

Profile of the Blue Girdled Angelfish

This Profile contains interesting facts and information about the Blue Girdled Angelfish species.

  • Fish Tank conditions: PH 8.1-8.5

  • Diet / Feeding: Dried, Frozen or Flaked Food

  • Temperament: One of the more peaceful species of Angelfish, good community fish

  • Behaviour: Although one of the more peaceful species of Angelfish it is not advisable to add more than one to your tank setup

  • Range: Indian and Pacific Oceans

Scientific Classification of the Blue Girdled Angelfish

Definition: Scientific classification, or biological classification, is how biologists group and categorize species of organisms with shared physical characteristics. Scientific classification belongs to the science of taxonomy.

  • Species: Euxiphipops navarchus

  • Popular Name: Blue Girdled Angelfish - Majestic Angelfish

  • Kingdom: Animalia

  • Phylum: Chordata

  • Class: Actinopterygii

  • Order: Perciformes

  • Family: Pomacanthidae

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Facts about Fish Species - Blue Girdled Angelfish

The colours, shapes and sizes of individual fishes varies enormously - you really need excellent quality pictures or photographs to assist in the identification process.

A combination of the number of fins and their characteristics, color, scale counts, general features, maximum length and distribution are used during a species identification process.

 


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