Trigger Fish - Balistes Capriscus

Trigger Fish - Balistes Capriscus

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Species Compatibility

Large Ocean Species
Cod
Whitting
Ballan Wrasse
Conger
Etc.

Suitable DisplayOcean Tank
Ship Wreck Tank

Identification

Large eyes which are set high on the head.
Underneath, the front fins are joined to form a moon shaped disc.

Habitat

Mainly rocky bottoms and floating wreckage at depths between 10-100 m.

Species fact

Common in the Mediterranean, where spawning occurs.
Can grow up to 40 cm in length. Normally arrive in the UK from July.