Databases compiled from the Ministry of Primary Industries list of Tropical fish allowed to be imported into New Zealand.
Freshwater Fish A toH. Freshwater Fish I to Z. Tropical Marine Fish .
Killifish on list Marine Invertebrates. Exotic Reptiles and Amphibians
Red banded Perch
- Scientific Name: Hypoplectrodes huntii
- Habitat: FoundNorth Island and northern South Island of New Zealand, at depths between 5 and 100 m.
- Temperament: Predatory
- Tank Age/Maturity: 6 months at least and minimum 250 litres
- Diet: Eat any meaty foods fish, crustacean, mollusc etc.
- Endemic: Yes
- Size: Grows to 20cm
- Aquarium Suitability: Very suitable