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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.

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








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