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How to look after
Goode & Bean 1879
The American flag fish is primarily vegetarian, grazing on algae
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(Other members of the genus Jordanella)
ADULT SIZE: 9 cm
WATER CONDITIONS: Not critical
TEMPERATURE RANGE: 22-27 C
FOOD: Feed Jordanella floridae a predominantly vegetarian diet
DISTRIBUTION: This species comes from USA
AQUARIUM CARE: The American flagfish is an algae grazer primarily, but will take most foods. It hails from Florida, and the Gulf coast in general, and is widespread in the aquarium hobby. This is one of the few killifish regularly seen in the shops.
BREEDING: Breeding is probably best using the long term set up which allows the young to grow up with the parents in a well planted tank.