Beluga Sturgeon (Huso huso)

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Beluga Sturgeon

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Beluga Sturgeon

Huso huso

15142 Litres (4000 US G.)

450-500 cm (177.2-196.9")


1 - 1.025


6.5 - 7.5

10 -20 °C (50-68°F)

10-20 °d

1:1 M:F

Live Foods
Other (See article)

50-118 years



Additional names

Beluga, Beluga Sturgeon, European Sturgeon

Additional scientific names

Acipenser huso, Acipenser beluga

Origin[edit | edit source]

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

Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

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

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