Red Mullet - Mullus barbatus

Red Mullet - Mullus barbatus

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Species Compatibility

Gurnard
Wrasse
Gadiods
Shark / Ray
Bass / Beam

Suitable DisplayReef Tank
Dome Tank
Estuary Tank

Identification

Red and brown stripes run the length of the body, the fins have dark markings. Has a pair of chin barbells. Can grow up to 40 cm in length.
First dorsal fin has dark markings.

Habitat

Is found at depths of 3-90 m on sandy or muddy bottoms but also at times on rocky ground.

Species fact