They are not so apparent the females tend to have the fuller ventral region.
IDEAL CONDITIONS WATER HABITAT
|Ph||5.5 – 7.2||Oxygen|
|Hardness Gh||‘1 – 15||Ammonia||0ppm|
|Temperature||24 ° -28 ° C.|
ETHOLOGY OF FISH
It is aggressive towards its own species when kept in small numbers, but can be kept in groups of six or more in larger tanks. Although it is an omnivore, it is primarily a herbivore. Offer plenty of plant material in the form of blanched spinach, lettuce, cucumber, zucchini, seaweed wafers, and the like.