Family: Rivulidae

Austrolebias nigripinnis

Common Name:

Black Pearl Killifish

Size: Up to 2.75 inches (7 cm) Usually smaller.
Habitat: South America: Lower Paraná and Uruguay River basins.
Min Tank Size: 15 gallons.
Diet: Carnivorous, will eat flake, frozen and live foods.
Behavior: Aggressive to its’ own kind and others. Keep one male with several females.
Water: Temperature 64-75°F (18-24°C) pH range: 6.0 – 7.0; dH range: 5 – 12
Care: Medium, needs good water conditions and frequent partial water changes.
Communities: No, keep in a species tank.
Suitability: For the specialist.
Note: Is an annual species.

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