Grouper, Spanish Flag (Gonioplectrus hispanus)

Grouper, Spanish Flag (Gonioplectrus hispanus)


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Spanish Flag
Gonioplectrus hispanus

Temperate Water: 20⁰C/68⁰F

Collection Depth: 250-400 ft

Care Level: Intermeidate/

Maximum Length: 11.8″

Range: Western Atlantic: off North Carolina (pelagic post-larva, possibly drifted north from Florida or the Bahamas) to the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean, and south to Vitoria, Brazil.

Temperament: Semi-Aggressive

Diet: Meaty foods.  We recommend LRS Fish Frenzy Chunky, LRS Fish Frenzy, PE Mysis, and high quality meaty frozen foods.

Coral Tank Compatibility: Safe with corals.  Will eat smaller tank mates, ornamental crustaceans, and clean up crew.

Aquarium Size: 200 gallons or greater.