Sunday, April 7, 2013

Betta tussyae - Tussys Small Red Fighter

Species name: Betta tussyae


Common Names: Tussys Small Red Fighter

Family: Belontiidae 

Order: Perciformes

Class: Actinopterygii

Maximum size: 6 cm / 2 inches

Environment: freshwater

Origin: Malaysia: Pahang

Temperament: Peaceful

Company: Betta tussyae (Tussys Small Red Fighter) are best kept alone or with other small peaceful species.

Water parameters: Temperature 21-24ÂșC / 70-75°F; pH 4.0 - 6.0

Aquarium setup: Betta tussyae (Tussys Small Red Fighter) prefers a well planted aquarium with a lot of hiding places. Floating plants should be provided.. Betta tussyae (Tussys Small Red Fighter) males are aggressive with each other. Females are very peaceful.

Feeding: Betta tussyae (Tussys Small Red Fighter) prefers live food.

Breeding: Unknown

Betta tussyae Female

Betta tussyae Male