Tub Gurnard - Trigia Lucerna

Tub Gurnard - Trigia Lucerna

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Species Compatibility

Gurnard
Wrasse
Gadiods
Shark / Ray
Bass / Beam

Suitable DisplayReef Tank
Ray Tank
Ocean Tank

Identification

Usually red and brown colour with silvery to pink pattern on sides and head and has brown wings with blue tips. Has a large head, up to 1/4 of the whole body. Each pectoral fin has three finger like feelers.

Habitat

Found over a variety of sea beds including sand, gravel, crags and rock, normally found on ledges or depressions in small groups.

Species fact

Gurnards use the three finger like fin projections to feel for food in the sediment Makes a strange grunting noise.