Sunday, April 7, 2013

Betta burdigala

Species name: Betta burdigala

Synonym: Betta burdigala

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Family: Belontiidae 

Order: Perciformes

Class: Actinopterygii

Maximum size: 6 cm / 2 inches

Environment: freshwater

Origin: Indonesia; Banka

Temperament: Peaceful

Company: Will not become aggressive if he has plenty of space.

Water parameters: temperature 22-26ÂșC / 70-80°; pH 4.0 - 6.0

Aquarium setup: Betta burdigala (Skunk Corydoras) must be provided with a tank that has minimum length of 60 cm / 23 inches. The tank must have good light and be sure to provide plenty of plants.

Feeding: Carnivorous. Prefers live food, but also accept frozen food.