Taken from: Aqualog Verlag
Title: all Livebearers and Halfbeaks,
Photo by: U. Werner.
|Genus & Species:||
|Size:||3 in. (7.6 cm)|
|Habitat:||North America: Mexico, Rio Verde and San Louis Potosi rivers.|
|Min Tank Size:||30 inches for pair.|
|Diet:||live or frozen foods, with a high amount of vegetable matter.|
|Water:||pH 6.8 – 7.6, temperature range, 71-86°F (22-30°C), hardness >53dH|
|Care:||Medium. Water temperature is very important.|
|Communities:||No, these fish do best in a species tank.|
|Suitability:||A well planted tank with floating plants is required. These fish are jumpers, so a tight-fitting lid is recommended.|
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