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Thursday, June 9, 2011
1:41 PM | Posted by Mrs. JayMay | | Edit Post
A.K.A: Siamese Gourami
Scientific Name: Trichopodus pectoralis
Temperment: Peaceful fish despite it's size
Lifespan: 3-4 Years
Ph: 6.2 - 7.8
Temp: 72 - 86°F
Aquarium Size: a minimum of 20 gallons is recommended. In some cases, you might need a minimum size of 30 gallons.
Fully Grown Size: 6 inches
Food: Flakes, bloodworms, tubifex worms
Breeding: These fish are easily bred. This fish is an egglayer.
Sexing: The males have pointier dorsal fins and red orange fins.
Tank Mates: Most other peaceful tank mates can co-habitate with this
Where to Purchase:
Trichogaster pectoralis "Snakeskin Gourami"
Here is the little guy in action: