Friday, November 25, 2016

GIANT HATCHETFISH [GASTEROPELECIDAE] [THORACOCHARAX SECURIS]

GIANT HATCHETFISH

General Specifications

Latin Name: Thoracocharax Securis.
Geographic Origin: Central Amazon Region
Living Area: Fast flowing planted waters.
Nutrition Format: Carnivorous. Small live feeds and dry feed which plenty of protein should be given.
Behavior: Peaceful
Behavior to Their Type: Peaceful
Swimming Level: Surface
Gender Discrimination: Men's are bigger.

Reproduction

No specific information

Living Medium

Temperature: 23 ° C to 30 ° C
Maximum Sizes: 9 cm.
Water Hardness: Soft - Medium
pH: 6.0 - 7.5


General Comments: They should be fed with at least 6 doses. They are splashed very well, so that the aquarium should be covered well. Their life span is 5 years.