Family: Nothobranchiidae

Pseudepiplatys annulatus

Common Name:

Clown Killi, Rocket Panchax, Rocket Killi

Size: 1.5 inches (4cm)
Habitat: Africa: Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. Occurs in coastal swamps and shallow waters of the coastal areas. Not an annual killifish.
Min Tank Size: 6 – 8 pairs can be easily kept in a 10 gallon tank.
Diet: Prefer live foods. Must be tiny such as live daphnia, mosquito larvae, newly hatched brine shrimp, or nematodes. Can be trained to eat minutely crushed flake food.
Behavior: Peaceful. Can be kept in pairs, but do best in groups of mixed sexes.
Water: Temperature 74-77°F (23–25°C), ph around 6.0, hardness of about 50ppm.
Care: Water without alot of current, heavily planted aquarium.
Communities: Can be kept in a community setting with small, slow moving fish. But best in a small dedicated tank.
Suitability: Difficult to keep in aquaria.
Note: This is not an annual species.

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