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Copella nattereri (Steindachner 1876)

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GPS
0.2393390, -63.0959396
Geographical region
South America
Drainage Basin
Rio Amazonas
River catchment
Rio Negro
Water body type
River
Water body name
Preto
Water body part
Water body course
Upper course
Water body: tributary of
Rio
Tributary name
Aracà
Type locality
Conservation status/IUCN Red List
Not Evaluated (NE)

Water Chemistry

Water information

Water type
Fresh water
Water color
Black water
Water transparency
High
Concentration of sediments
Water temperature
23-27 °C
Water flow/curent
Slow

Chemical parameters

pH
5,5-7,5
Conductivity
GH
1-8 mg/l
KH
Dissolved Oxygen

Biology

Standard length
4.5 cm
Water volume (min. aquarium)
l
Social behaviour
Behaviour description
Aggression grade
Peacefull
Activity
Day active
Sexual dimorphism
Nutrition in Nature

Reproduction

Breeding tank set-up
Nutrition parents
Mating type
Monogamous
Spawning behaviour
Breeding habits
Substrate-spawning
Hatching period
Number of eggs in average
Parental care
No
Fry number
Nutrition fry
Notes on reproduction