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Giant Chinese Bitterling (Acheilognathus macropterus) x Pair

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Availability:In stock
SKU 101911071120001

It inhabits in the shallow water area of the lake or river with the sediment bottom and many water plants, and often moves in groups. The main food is aquatic plants. This fish is typically known to consume a wide variety of algae, worms and larvae, the Giant Chinese Bitterling also eats Mosquitoes and other flying insects that land on the water surface.  


Adult Size: 9  cm
Purchasing size: 5 – 7 cm
Temperature: 59° – 82.4°F (15°- 28°C)
pH range: 6.5 – 7.5
Hardness: 6 — 10
Minimum tank size: 25 – 30 gallon
Diet type: Omnivore supplement feed with Pellets, Flakes, or Live Foods
Temperament: Peaceful
Life Span: 2 – 3 years
Native to: Asia
Family: Acheilognathus
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Clean-up crew Other
Diet type Omnivore
Suitable environment Fish tank
Preferred level Middle - Level
Can be group keeping Yes
Body size Small ( 0~4 in )
Type of fish Freshwater fish