Behaviour Peaceful, shoaling
Typical size 7cm
Max size 9cm
Tank Area Middle
Min Tank Size 90cm
Min Number 4
Temp Min: 23℃ Max: 28℃
Feeding Flake, dried, frozen, live foods
pH Range 5.5-8
African Red EyeArnoldichthys spilopterus
This African Characin is a good aquarium fish which will adapt well to most aquariums. Swimming room should be provided along with a few hiding spots and the fish are best kept in groups. A peaceful species which can be mixed with fish of a similar size
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