IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Inhabits along shore lakes and also warm rivers and streams, especially in stretches with moderate to no current. Feeds on plankton and plant material. Spawns over gravel and stones and in flooded areas. Eggs are sticky, yellow-orange which hatch in 9 days at 13-17°C. Attains a maximum size of about 13 cm SL (Ref. 59043).


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