Scientific Name - Polypterus Ansorgii
Our Size - 6-7" (15-18cm)
Max Size - 11" (28cm) Has been known for wild specimens to grow up to 36" in length.
Minimum Tank Size - 200 Litres
Temperature Range - 23-28°C
pH Range - 6.5-8.0
Diet - These fish will eat meaty live foods such as black worms, blood worms, and earthworms along with frozen foods such as brine shrimp, mysis shrimp, and beef heart.
Compatibility - Bichirs usually go well with larger fish such as, Oscars, Blood Parrots, Flowerhorns, large Barbs, Knifefish, medium and large Catfish and large peaceful African cichlids.
Photo - Stock photo to be updated soon.