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Product Details

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Size

3cm - 5cm

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Care Level

Low

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Temperament

Peaceful

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Water Conditions

2" inches below

The German Golden Blue Ram (Mikrogeophagus ramirezi), also known as the Golden Ram or Electric Blue Ram, is a captivating freshwater fish originating from the Amazon River basin in South America. Renowned for its stunning coloration and peaceful nature, the German Golden Blue Ram is a favored choice among aquarists seeking a touch of elegance and vibrancy in their aquarium. Here's an exploration of the key features, care requirements, and considerations for keeping German Golden Blue Rams in your tank:

Appearance:

  • Vibrant Coloration: The German Golden Blue Ram displays a captivating blend of golden and blue hues, creating a striking contrast that enhances its beauty.
  • Size: These fish have a relatively small size, typically reaching around 2 to 3 inches (5 to 8 cm) in length.

Behavior:

  • Peaceful Temperament: The German Golden Blue Ram is peaceful and suitable for community tanks alongside other non-aggressive species.
  • Social Behavior: They prefer to be kept in pairs or small groups, displaying engaging interactions.

Tank Setup:

  • Tank Size: Provide a tank of at least 20 gallons (75 liters) to accommodate a pair of German Golden Blue Rams. Larger tanks are recommended for groups and additional tankmates.
  • Aquascape: Design a well-planted environment with ample hiding spots, utilizing elements like driftwood, rocks, and plants. A soft substrate is preferable.
  • Filtration: Maintain effective filtration and conduct regular water changes to maintain optimal water quality.

Feeding Habits:

  • Omnivorous Diet: German Golden Blue Rams are omnivores, accepting a diverse diet that includes high-quality flakes, pellets, and live or frozen foods like bloodworms, brine shrimp, and daphnia.

Water Parameters:

  • Temperature: Maintain the water temperature between 77°F and 82°F (25°C to 28°C).
  • pH Level: Aim for a slightly acidic to neutral pH range of 6.0 to 7.5.
  • Water Hardness: Provide moderate water hardness within the range of 5 to 15 dGH.

Care:

  • Tankmates: Opt for peaceful and non-aggressive tankmates that coexist well with the Rams. Avoid larger or more aggressive species to prevent stress.
  • Water Quality: Ensure consistent water conditions with suitable filtration and regular water testing.
  • Observation: Monitor their behavior and appearance frequently to spot any signs of illness or stress.

German Golden Blue Ram (1 pair)

SGD 18.75

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1 pair

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Suitable Tank Mates for German Golden Blue Ram (1 pair)
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