Scientific name: Gyrinocheilos aymonieri
Average Adult Size: Up to 11 inches (28 cm)
Place of Origin: Asia
Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 55 gallon or larger
Compatibility: They are fairly peaceful, however, they are prone to rapid erratic swimming which may stir up debris in the tank especially when more than one individual is present.
Temperature: 75°F - 80°F (24°C - 27°C)
Water chemistry: 6.5 - 7.5 pH , 8° to 12° dH
Feeding: Mostly algae but reported to eat algae less as it matures. Supplement with algae wafers.
Sexing: Very difficult to determine difference between male and female.
Breeding: Very difficult to breed in captivity.
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