Fish Database

Radiata Lionfish

Scientific Name: Pterois radiata

Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Diet: Silver Sides, small fish & ghost shrimp
Max Size:
Minimum Tank Size: 120gal
Relative Care: Hard
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Can be hard to get start to eat. Reaches a good size and will eat small fish & invertebrates. Shouldn’t be keep with very aggressive fish, like triggers or eels, as they will chase it and can cause it to stress out and die. It’s an aggressive eater but not an aggressive fish.

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