Anchor Catfish (Hara Jerdoni)

Regular price $15.99 USD
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  1. Tank Size: Minimum 10 gallons for a small group.

  2. Water Parameters:

    • Temperature: 70-78°F (21-26°C).
    • pH Level: Slightly acidic to neutral, around 6.0-7.0.
    • Water Hardness: Soft to moderately hard water.
  3. Tank Setup:

    • Provide hiding spots with caves and crevices.
    • Use a sandy substrate to mimic their natural environment.
    • Maintain a well-filtered aquarium with gentle water flow.
  4. Diet:

    • Carnivorous diet, offer high-quality sinking pellets, live or frozen foods like bloodworms, brine shrimp, and small invertebrates.
  5. Tank Mates:

    • Peaceful community fish; suitable tank mates include other small, non-aggressive species.
  6. Maintenance:

    • Perform regular water changes (20-30% every 2 weeks).
    • Monitor water parameters consistently.
  7. Behavior:

    • Nocturnal, provide low lighting during the day.
    • Prefers to be kept in small groups.
  8. Compatibility:

    • Can be kept with other peaceful fish of similar size.
    • Avoid aggressive tank mates.
  9. Breeding:

    • Hara jerdoni may not breed readily in captivity.
    • Provide appropriate conditions like hiding spots and soft substrate if breeding is desired.
  10. Health Monitoring:

    • Watch for signs of stress or disease.
    • Quarantine new additions to prevent potential diseases.