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The female pearl gourami has none of the golden coloration on the throat
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(Other members of the genus Trichogaster)
ADULT SIZE: 12 cm
WATER CONDITIONS: Not critical
TEMPERATURE RANGE: 23-23 C
FOOD: Feed Trichogaster leeri live and dried foods
|Pearl Gourami LARGE Live Freshwater Aquarium Fish|
Current price: $9.04
Time left: 25d 25m
|(3) 1-1.5" FEMALE Powder Blue Dwarf Gourami TR Trichogaster lalius Live Tropical|
Current price: $18.00
Time left: 10d 13h 3m
AQUARIUM CARE: Like all gouramis, the pearl gourami is used to slow moving waters, often vegetation choked, where conditions are often dark, and its feelers become a necessity.
Tankmates should be calm, and occupy the lower levels.
BREEDING: This popular aquarium species is a typical bubble nest builder. Sexing adults is easy; males have a orange to red throat, and longer fin extensions. The fry are very small and require infusoria as a first food.