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Fire Eel Mastacembelus erythrotaenia

Category: Eels

Size: 15-18cm

Price: £19.95 each

Discount: No discounts available

Stock: 6 in stock



Further details:

Further information can be found below:

Fish type: tropical
Male or Female Cannot be sexed
Water conditions: These fish are currently kept in water Ph 7.0 and Neutral
Breeding: TBC
Volume Discount: No discounts available
Size: 15-18cm

Mastacembelus erythrotaenia (Fire Eel)

Frequently available fish that is usually sold when very young and quite small. These fish can reach upwards of 1 metre in length.


Fish information (behaviour and breeding):

A nocturnal fish which will become a predator as it gets larger. Ideally they should be kept on their own or with fish of their own size. They will be aggressive towards their own species as they get larger. They require optimum water conditions and will suffer in poor conditions.

Males are generally fatter than the females. There are no reports of these fish having been bred in aquarium conditions.


Fish Details:

Further fish details are shown below:

Distribution South East Asia
Temperature 24-27C
Size Around 100cm
Water Parameters Around neutral
Water PH 7.0