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Oryzias latipes
Rice fish
(Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

(Other members of the genus Oryzias)

ADULT SIZE: 6 cm

WATER CONDITIONS: Moderately hard and alkaline

TEMPERATURE RANGE: 18-25 C

FOOD: Feed Oryzias latipes small live-foods and fine grade dried foods

DISTRIBUTION: This species comes from China, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, North Korea

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AQUARIUM CARE: Likes open water for swimming and some planted areas too. This species is widely studied in laboratories worldwide.

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Fishkeeping Facts and Tips

Feed a varied diet Flake food is an excellent nutritionally balanced food for tropical fish, but all species relish a varied diet. Where appropriate, try feeding commercially bought frozen livefoods, very small pieces of shellfish (mussel, prawn etc) or culture your own Daphnia, brine shrimp, or worms. See more about foods and feeding here


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