Saturday, April 6, 2013

New Ediths Mouthbrooder - Betta edithae

Species name: Betta edithae


Common Names: New Ediths Mouthbrooder

Family: Belontiidae 

Order: Perciformes

Class: Actinopterygii

Maximum size: 9 cm / 3.5 inches

Environment: freshwater

Origin: Borneo, Sumatra, Malaysia.

Temperament: Peaceful.

Company: Can live with other peaceful species like Tetras and Rasboras.

Water parameters: temperature 24-28ÂșC / 75-85°; pH 5.0 - 7.5

Aquarium setup: Betta edithae (New Ediths Mouthbrooder) prefers an aquarium with dimmed lights. Decorate your aquarium with a lot of plants and hiding places 

Feeding: Omnivorous which accepts most foods.

Breeding: Unknown.