Peruvian Longfin Killifish (Aphyolebias peruensis)

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Peruvian Longfin Killifish

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Peruvian Longfin Killifish

Aphyolebias peruensis

Moderate

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.0 - 8.0

[[Minimum temperature::27 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::30 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

5-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

3-5 years

Family

Rivulidae



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Additional names

Peruvian Longfin Killifish

Additional scientific names

Pterolebias peruensis


Origin

Sexing

Males have vibrant colours and a more elaborate caudal fin while females are more drab.

Tank compatibility

Diet

Should accept small live or frozen foods such as daphnia. May accept dry foods also.

Feeding regime

Feed once or twice a day.

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

Pictures

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