IUCN threat status:

Vulnerable (VU)

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Aquarium conditions preferred: pH=6.8, H=7, 25°C, with rocks, plants and driftwood. Carnivorous, egg laying and peaceful community fish (Ref. 6398). Bottom spawner, 4 months incubation. Is very difficult to maintain in aquarium (Ref. 27139).


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