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Silver Arowana Osteoglossum bicirrhosum

Category: Arowanas, Bony Tongues, Dragon Fish & Butterfly Fish

Size: 15-18cm

Price: £89.95 each

Discount: No discounts available

Stock: 2 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

Osteoglossum bicirrhosum (Silver Arowana)

A big, elongate fish with large shiny scales and a distinctive up-turned mouth. These fish also possess a pair of leaf-like "feelers" at the tip of the lower jaw. The dorsal, anal, and tail fins form a single long fringe.


Fish information (behaviour and breeding):

An outstanding fish for the aquarist with a gigantic aquarium, young species are often offered for sale at relatively low prices. Given their large adult size, as well as relatively rapid growth, they are not really suitable for most home aquaria.

In terms of temperament, these fish are not especially demanding. They get along well with other fishes of similar size.

Breeding not achieved in domestic aquaria, but in public aquaria it has been observed. These fish are mouthbrooders, with the males protecting the eggs and fry.


Fish Details:

Further fish details are shown below:

Distribution South America, including Brazil, Guiana, and Peru
Temperature 24-28C
Size 120 cm
Water Parameters Soft, acid water preferred, but adaptable
Water PH 6.0-7.0