Trichopodus leerii

£4.50

3 in stock

Description

Offering Trichopodus leerii (Pearl Gourami).

Growing to a respectable 4 inches or so, Pearl Gourami are so named for their pearlescent colour and patterning, with bright orange tinges on their body. Inhabiting upper and middle tank levels, they will accept a varied diet of commercial dried foods, live or frozen to maintain their health.It’s vitally important  supply these fish with adequate, as they will display signs of stress in cramped conditions. Aim to provide numerous freshwater changes to keep their environment clean, along with natural décor such as wood, rock, sand and vegetation to help them feel secure. In terms of housing with other fish, these gourami can sometimes be shy, but once settled will become active and sometimes boisterous, suitable tankmates should be robust, averse to fin nipping and active.

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