Mono Argentus (Monodactylus argenteus) 4cm (UPDATED 02/09/17)

  • Mono Argentus (Monodactylus argenteus) 4cm (UPDATED 02/09/17)

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Product Code:
N17S-AS
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$24.00
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The silver moony, also known as mono argentus, silver moonfish, fingerfish or Malayan angel, is a perciform fish, usually found in the Red Sea and East Africa to Samoa, north to the Yaeyama Islands, south to New Caledonia and Australia. The silver moony has a silver body in a triangular shape. The big eyes are crossed by a dark ray. Its fins are silver with yellow reflection. Both, yellow and dark colouring, are fading with age. It is also confused, though rarely, with Monodactylus sebae, but easily distinguished by its other black ray that crosses where its tail starts, darker color and less yellow coloration. It is commonly called fingerfish because its genus Monodactylus means "one finger". It is also sometime called "Sea Angel" in the pet shops.

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