American Paddlefish (Polyodon spathula)

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American Paddlefish

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American Paddlefish

Polyodon spathula

Difficult

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.5 - 7.5

[[Minimum temperature::10 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::18 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

6-15 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

15-55 years

Family

Polyodontidae



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Additional names

American Paddlefish, Mississippi Paddlefish, Mississippi Spoonbill

Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

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Behaviour

Identification

Species Note

This fish is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN Redlist (2004) due to over harvesting, habitat loss and pollution.

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