Mooneye (Hiodon tergisus)

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Mooneye

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Mooneye

Hiodon tergisus

757 Litres (200 US G.)

28-40 cm (11-15.7")

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.5 - 7.5

15.6-21.1°C (60 -70 °F)

6-10 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

5-10 years

Family

Hiodontidae





Additional names

Mooneye

Additional scientific names

Hyodon tergisus


Origin

Widespread across North America, usually found in clear water.

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Carnivorous, feeds on insects, invertebrates, and small fish.

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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