Zebra Batfish

A deep very compressed silvery fish with a dark bar through the eye, a second faint bar just behind head and a yellowish tail. Subadults brownish with a black bar from nape, over eye to chest, a second black bar from dorsal-fin origin to pelvic fins; pectoral and pelvic fins dark brown or black. 

Small juveniles are black with irregular wavy white lines, and are very well-camouflaged when sheltering amongst crinoids. 

  • Quick Stats

    Experience Level: Professional

    Temperament: Peaceful

    Diet: Carnivore

    Coral Safe: Yes

    Fish Safe: No

    Invertebrate Safe: With caution

    Acclimation Time: 30 minutes+

    Aquarium Environment: Fish-only aquarium

    Tankmates: Peaceful

    Minimum Tank Size: 250 gallons

    Temperature Range: 72 - 80°F (22 – 27°C)

    Specific Gravity: 1.020 - 1.026

    pH: 8.0 - 8.5


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Rocky Mount, NC, USA