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This fish species is an ideal choice for those looking for a lively addition to their aquarium. A 30 gallon or larger aquarium is the recommended size, with plenty of hiding places to provide a sense of security. The fish is quite aggressive as an adult, so it should only be kept with other aggressive species in a community tank. It is a peaceful fish and will not harm any invertebrates or disturb the tank setting. In addition, its bright colors and active swimming will bring a sense of vibrancy to your tank, making it a great choice for those looking to add a splash of life to their aquarium. Furthermore, it is relatively easy to care for, making it an ideal fish for beginner aquarists.
This fish requires a varied and nutritious diet to remain healthy and active. It should include a variety of meaty items such as frozen or freeze-dried krill, shrimp, and squid. Additionally, herbivore preparations like spirulina and algae-based flakes are also necessary to balance out the diet. Finally, flaked foods are also an essential part of their diet. With this combination of different food items, it is likely that the fish will remain healthy and active. Furthermore, it is important to remember that regular water changes are essential for the health of the fish. Regular water changes will help keep their environment clean and free of toxins.
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