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
A deep water fish, can be caught as in a harbour where they come in on the current.
- Scientific Name: Seriolella brama
- Habitat: Deep water 40 to 1500 metres at 14 C
- Temperament: Predatory
- Tank Age/Maturity: 6 months at least and 1,000 litres minimum.
- Diet: Any meaty foods
- Special Requirements: A large tank as they reach 15 to 18cm in their first year
- Size: Up to 61cm
- Aquarium Suitability: Only in a large tank.