BRAZIL: Miniature fishes from blackwater Aracà

By Heiko Bleher

The colourful Hemiodus is a open-water swimmer and lives only in groups. So, a good open space in an aquarium of more than 200 litres is needed, and one should keep them in groups of at least 6 animals (preferably more). Also the aquarium must be covered, because they can jump. Acclimatized animals are a delight to the eye and make no special claims…

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