Product Details

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Size

14cm - 15cm

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Care Level

Low

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Temperament

Semi Aggressive

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Water Conditions

POLYPTERUS ENDLICHERI (SF-3065)

"Introducing the mesmerizing Polypterus Endlicheri (SF-3065) for your aquarium. With its prehistoric charm and unique appearance, it's a true standout. Shop now!"

Detailed Description:

The Polypterus Endlicheri (SF-3065), commonly known as the Endlicheri Bichir, is a fascinating and visually captivating fish species that adds an ancient allure to any aquarium. With its distinctive elongated body, armored scales, and primitive features, the Endlicheri Bichir is sure to become the centerpiece of your tank. Whether you're a seasoned enthusiast or a beginner aquarist, here's a comprehensive guide on the water conditions, tank mates, feeding habits, and care requirements for the Polypterus Endlicheri.

1.Water Conditions:

✦Temperature: Maintain the water temperature between 75°F and 82°F (24°C to 28°C).
✦pH Level: The ideal pH range for the Endlicheri Bichir is between 6.5 and 7.5.
✦Hardness: Keep the water hardness level around 8 to 12 dGH.
✦Filtration: A strong filtration system is essential as the Endlicheri Bichir produces a significant amount of waste.

2.Tank Mates:

✦Suitable Companions: Endlicheri Bichirs can be housed with other non-aggressive and similarly sized fish, such as large tetras, catfish, or cichlids.
✦Avoid Small Tank Mates: Due to their predatory nature, it's crucial to avoid smaller fish species that could be seen as potential prey.

3.Feeding Habits:

✦Carnivorous Diet: The Endlicheri Bichir is a carnivore and primarily feeds on live or frozen meaty foods.
✦Variety of Foods: Offer a diverse diet consisting of bloodworms, brine shrimp, small fish, and earthworms.
✦Supplement with Pellets: High-quality sinking pellets or carnivore-specific pellets can also be included in their diet.

4.Care Requirements:
✦Tank Size: Provide a spacious aquarium with a minimum size of 75 gallons, as the Endlicheri Bichir can grow up to 24 inches in length.
✦Substrate and Decor: Utilize sand or small-grain gravel as the substrate to prevent injuries to their delicate undersides. Provide ample hiding places with caves or driftwood.
✦Water Changes: Regular water changes of 25% every two weeks help maintain optimal water quality.
✦Avoid Jumping: Ensure a tight-fitting lid on the aquarium, as the Endlicheri Bichir has the ability to jump.
✦Monitoring Water Parameters: Regularly test the water for ammonia, nitrite, nitrate, and pH levels to ensure a healthy environment.

The Polypterus Endlicheri (SF-3065) is a captivating fish species that showcases the unique charm of prehistoric aquatic life. Its distinctive appearance, graceful movement, and low-maintenance care make it an ideal choice for intermediate to advanced aquarists seeking an extraordinary addition to their aquarium. Don't miss the opportunity to bring the mesmerizing Endlicheri Bichir into your underwater world. Shop now and experience the ancient allure firsthand!

POLYPTERUS ENDLICHERI (SF-3065)

SGD 12.00

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