Jerdon's Carp (Hypselobarbus jerdoni)
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1893 Litres (500 US G.)
35.6-45.7cm (14-18 ")
6.5 - 7.5
20 -26 °C (68-78.8°F)
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- Jerdon's Carp
Additional scientific names
- Barbus jerdoni, Puntius jerdoni
Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]
- A very active shoaling fish that should be kept in a group of at least 6. It will eat smaller fish and it's very active nature will bother slower moving fish.
Environment specifics[edit | edit source]
- This is an exceptionally active fish that needs very large surroundings, ideally a tank (or pond) a minimum of 243.8cm (96") long, 121.9cm (48") wide and 121.9cm (48") tall with excellent filtration. It will jump if spooked so secure lids or nets are necessary.
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