Chaetodipterus faber

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Latin name Chaetodipterus faber
Local name Atlantic spadefish
Family Ephippidae - Chaetodipterus
Origin The Mexican Golf, West Atlantic
Max length 91 cm (35,8")
As aquarium fish
Minimum volume 0 cm (0 gal)
Hardiness Unknown
Suitable for aquarium Not suitable for home aquarium
Reef safe Unknown
Aggressiveness Unknown
Descriptions and further reading
Family description (Ephippidae)

Many Spadefish cannot adjust to captivity and become much too big, but several species of the Batfish (Platax genus) can be kept in a large aquarium. 

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