Apistogramma sp.


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SKU: Apistogramma sp. "Abacaxis" TR XS Categories: ,

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Geographic Range: Native to South America, specifically found in the lower Tapajós River basin in Brazil.

Diet: Omnivorous; feed a varied diet including high-quality flakes, pellets, and live or frozen foods such as bloodworms, brine shrimp, and daphnia. They may also benefit from occasional vegetable matter.

Average Adult Size: 2-3 inches (5-7.5 centimeters)

Minimum Tank Size: 20 gallons for a small group; larger tanks are recommended for a community setup.

Temperament: Generally peaceful, but males can be territorial, especially during breeding. Best kept in pairs or in a harem with one male and multiple females. Compatible with other small, peaceful fish species.

Recommended Water Parameters:

pH: 6.0-7.0
Temperature: 72-82°F (22-28°C)
Hardness: 2-10 dH
Ammonia: 0ppm
Nitrite: 0ppm
Nitrate: Under 20ppm

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