Beluga Sturgeon (Huso huso)

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Beluga Sturgeon

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Beluga Sturgeon

Huso huso

Very Difficult

sg

1 - 1.025

pH

6.5 - 7.5

[[Minimum temperature::10 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::20 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

10-20 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

50-118 years

Family

Acipenseridae



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Additional names

Beluga, Beluga Sturgeon, European Sturgeon

Additional scientific names

Acipenser huso, Acipenser beluga


Origin

Eurasia: Caspian, Black, Azov and Adriatic Sea basins.

Sexing

Tank compatibility

This is such a large fish it's highly unlikely it would be found in the pet trade. It is also listed on the IUCN Red List as endangered.[1]

Diet

A predatory fish that can and will eat any fish or invertebrate it can catch.

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

Pictures

References

  1. IUCN Red List 1996

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