Keeping SnapshotDifficulty: Intermediate
Max Growth Size: 15-18 cm
Temperament: Predatory, ignores fish it can't swallow!
Preferred Water Parameters
pH Level: 7.4-8.2
General Hardness: Soft-Moderate
Northern and eastern Australia, also southern New Guinea.
Mouthbrooder, male incubates the eggs until hatched.
Carnivore, prefers bulky live or frozen foods. Relishes live prey.
Ambush predator, lurks amongst aquatic plants waiting for prey. Also known as Gobbleguts! Capable of attempting to eat fish half its own size.
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