Another beautiful little gourami sp. Hard to come by they do require care and attention and are not for the average fish keeper. Low pH and low TDS is important when setting up the tank.
Species – Parosphromenus deissneri
Current Size – 2cm
Adult Length – 3.5cm
Temperature Range – 22 - 30°C
pH Range – 3.5- 6.5
Special Requirements - pH of between 3.5 and 6.5 is important. Dim lighting and black water is required
Feeding – Omnivorous in nature, feeding mostly on plant matter, algae and other phytoplankton. It also preys on both terrestrial and aquatic invertebrates including insect larvae, slugs and spiders.
Please note – Some images used are library photos and will show the colour potential at a fully mature size, as our fish are juveniles they may vary.
We always aim to supply the fish as close to the purchase size as possible. On rare occasions if this is not possible we will contact you.
The fish are selected at random however you are welcome to make a note on the order and the fish manager will do his best for you, requests are dependent on stock at the time of your order.