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Neolebias ansorgii

Boulenger, 1912

(Other members of the genus Neolebias)

ADULT SIZE: 4 cm

WATER CONDITIONS: Moderately soft and acidic

TEMPERATURE RANGE: 22-26 C

FOOD: Feed Neolebias ansorgii small live-foods and fine grade dried foods

DISTRIBUTION: This species comes from Tanzania, Nigeria

AQUARIUM CARE: Keep in a well planted tank. Males are territorial

BREEDING: The fry are very small and require paramoecium as a first food

Have you bred Neolebias ansorgii? Why not fill in a breeding questionaire?, or examine existing Neolebias ansorgii breeding reports








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Fishkeeping Facts and Tips

The biggest killer of tropical fish is overfeeding. Uneaten food decays and pollutes the water, even with adequate filtration. Adult fish should remain unfed one day each week, and almost all commonly available species will be completely fine if unfed during a two week vacation


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