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Three Lined Pencilfish Nannostomus trifasciatus
Category: Characins - Community
Price: £3.95 each
Discount: No discounts available
Stock: 20 in stock
Further information can be found below:
|Male or Female||Cannot be sexed|
|Water conditions:||These fish are currently kept in water Ph 7.0 and Soft|
|Volume Discount:||No discounts available|
Nannostomus trifasciatus (Three Lined Pencilfish)
One of the prettiest of the Nannostomus which is ideal for smaller aquariums. They prefer to be kept in a group.
Characterised by a silver belly with a dark band which runs from the tip of the lower lip to the base of the tail. Above this line is a distinct gold band. On the male the band has a line of red dots. The fins have relatively large red blotches.
Fish information (behaviour and breeding):
The breeding tank should include plenty of plant matter where they will spawn. The eggs will hatch in around 48 hours and the fry should be free swimming in around 4 days when they can be fed on infusoria and later on baby brine shrimp.
Further fish details are shown below:
|Water Parameters||Prefers slightly acidic and soft water, but should adapt to most water conditions.|
|Water PH||Ideally less than 7|