Boarfish, Deepbody Boarfish (Antigonia capros)

Boarfish, Deepbody Boarfish (Antigonia capros)


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Deepbody Boarfish
Antigonia capros

Temperate Water: 20⁰C/68⁰F or less.  A Chiller is mandatory.

Collection Depth: 500-700 ft

Care Level: Expert Only.  Difficult to decompress.

Maximum Length: 5.9″ Average

Range: Worldwide in subtropical and tropical oceans. Eastern Atlantic: France to Namibia, including Azores and Madeira. Western Atlantic: southern New England, USA and Gulf of Mexico to Uruguay. Pacific Ocean: Hawaii

Temperament: Cryptic/ Non-Aggressive

Diet: Feeds on small mollusks and crustaceans.  We recommend LRS Fish Frenzy, PE Mysis, Clam on the halfshell, and high quality meaty frozen foods.

Coral Tank Compatibility: Best with Azooxanthellate corals/ deepwater enviornments.

Aquarium Size: 125 gallons or greater