RAINBOWFISH: Definitive Guide on Glossolepis – biology, habitat and distribution

By Heiko Bleher

Species of the genus are restricted to freshwater habitats, found in mostly isolated lakes, only the species Glossolepis kabia, Glossolepis maculosa, Glossolepis multisquamata have also been found dwelling along river edges and in creeks, but even in such habitats the water is never flowing fast. In regards to the latter species, there was and still is in the hobby a great confusion in regards to its identification…

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