Classic Car Intelligence

Badis sp."violet"

Undescribed Badis species.

Presumably similar to Badis badis in terms of maintenance.


Fish information (behaviour and breeding):

Feeding can be tricky; small live foods are preferred but frozen bloodworms and other similar foods will also be taken. Dried food such as flake is ignored.

These fish are territorial and hold small patches around caves or the roots of large plants. Males are more brightly coloured than the females and have a convex ventral surface. The females have a more rounded belly and a slightly concave ventral surface.

Family Group: Miscellaneous
Distribution Burma
Temperature 24-28C
Size 4 cm
Water Parameters Soft and acidic, low nitrates
Water PH 6.5-7.0

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