Barbus hulstaerti- African Butterfly Barb

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Barbus hulstaerti- African Butterfly Barb
Barbus hulstaerti- African butterfly barb

  • pH: 5-6.5
  • temperature-62-76
  • hardness:1-6 dkh
  • adult size: 1.2″
  • behavior: Shoaling-gets distinct pecking order, group of 8 or larger is best
  • diet:micropredator- live microcrustaceans and insect larvae, readily takes prepared or frozen foods
  • compatability: Other small fish; Aplochelicthys. Should work well with boraras, dwarf cory, etc