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FRESHWATER SOLE

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FRESHWATER SOLE

Keeping Snapshot

Difficulty: Intermedaite
Max Growth Size: 10-14 cm
Temperament: Peaceful.

 

Preferred Water Parameters

Temperature: 23-27 degrees celsius
pH Level: 6.8-8.0
General Hardness: Moderate

 

Range

Patchy distribution across northern Australia, also in southern New Guinea.

 

Reproduction

Breeding behaviour is unknown for this species.

 

Feeding

Carnivore, prefers live or frozen (sinking) foods such as Blackworm and Bloodworm. Ensure the Sole get their share of food.

 

Additional Comments

Australia's several species of freshwater sole all make interesting aquarium subjects. With a highly compressed body and both eyes on the one side of their body, they are perfectly adapted to laying camouflaged on the substrate.

 

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