Species name: Pareutropius buffei
Synonym: Eutropius buffei, Eutropiellus buffei, Eutropiellus vandeweyeri
Max. size: 8 cm / 3 inches
Origin: Africa. lower course of the river Ouémé, the Ogun and the Niger.
Temperament: non aggressive.
Company: Suitable for a community aquarium.
Water parameters: pH 6.0-7.5, temperature 24-27°C / 75-80 ° F
Aquarium setup: Always keep more then one of these fishes together in an aquarium. They like a lot of free areas to swim on and a well circulated aquarium. A well planted aquarium is recommended as well as using floating plants to dim the light.
Feeding: Accepts all kinds of food.
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Pareutropius buffei. Copyright www.jjphoto.dk
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