Silver Mylossoma - Mylossoma duriventre
Species name: Mylossoma duriventre
Synonym: Mylossoma duriventre
Common name: Silver Mylossoma
Maximum size: 20 cm / 8 inches
Origin: Amazon basin of Peru and Brazil
Company: Mylossoma duriventre (Silver Mylossoma) is suitable for community aquariums with other species with similar size and demands.
Water parameters: Temperature 24-27˚C / 75-80˚F; pH 5.0 – 7.8
Aquarium setup: Mylossoma duriventre (Silver Mylossoma) needs and aquarium with plenty of space to swim on. They prefer a planted aquarium but will often eat most plants. You might try to use hardier plants such as java fern and anubias or just use plastic plants.
Feeding: Mylossoma duriventre (Silver Mylossoma) will accept most food. Vegetables should be a part of their diet.
Breeding: We have no information about any successful breeding of Mylossoma duriventre (Silver Mylossoma) in aquarium.
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