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Burmese Archerfish Blyth's Archerfish Toxotes blythii
Category: Archer Fish
Size: 5-6 cm
Price: £39.95 each
Discount: No discounts available
Stock: 3 in stock
Rarely available species of archerfish.
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Further information can be found below:
|Male or Female||Cannot be sexed|
|Water conditions:||These fish are currently kept in water Ph 7.8 and Neutral|
|Volume Discount:||No discounts available|
Toxotes blythii (Burmese Archerfish, Blyth's Archerfish)
Similar to other archers, being silvery with darker regions towards the back, particularly on the dorsal and anal fins. Irregular dark bands run horizontally along the flanks from behind the eye to the base of the tail.
This species has not been imported (at least not deliberately) but is known to be a freshwater, not brackish water, fish.
Fish information (behaviour and breeding):
Archerfish need to be kept either singly or in large groups (at least 6 specimens) otherwise larger specimens tend to bully smaller ones. They are completely peaceful towards fish too big to be eaten, and should only be combined with docile tankmates.
Further fish details are shown below:
|Size||Unknown for certain, but at least 15 cm can be expected|
|Water Parameters||Slightly hard and alkaline preferred|
|Water PH||7.0 to 7.5|