Peruvian Longfin Killifish (Aphyolebias peruensis)

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Peruvian Longfin Killifish

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Peruvian Longfin Killifish

Aphyolebias peruensis

76 Litres (20 US G.)

6-10 cm (2.4-3.9")

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.0 - 8.0

27 -30 °C (80.6-86°F)

5-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

3-5 years

Family

Rivulidae





Additional names

Peruvian Longfin Killifish

Additional scientific names

Pterolebias peruensis


Sexing[edit | edit source]

Males have vibrant colours and a more elaborate caudal fin while females are more drab.


Diet[edit | edit source]

Should accept small live or frozen foods such as daphnia. May accept dry foods also.


Feeding regime[edit | edit source]

Feed once or twice a day.

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