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Clown Killifish

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Clown Killifish Care Guide:

  1. Tank Size: A small aquarium of at least 5 gallons is suitable for a pair or a trio of Clown Killifish.

  2. Water Parameters:

    • Temperature: 72-78°F (22-26°C).
    • pH Level: Slightly acidic to neutral, around 6.0-7.0.
    • Water Hardness: Soft to moderately hard water.

  3. Tank Setup:

    • Provide dense planting and floating vegetation for cover.
    • Use a substrate of fine gravel or sand.
    • Maintain a well-filtered aquarium with minimal water flow.

  4. Diet:

    • Carnivorous diet; feed high-quality flakes, micro-pellets, and live or frozen foods like daphnia and brine shrimp.

  5. Tank Mates:

    • Peaceful community fish; suitable for small, non-aggressive tank mates.
    • Avoid larger or fin-nipping species.

  6. Maintenance:

    • Perform regular water changes (10-20% every 1-2 weeks).
    • Monitor water parameters consistently.

  7. Behavior:

    • Clown Killifish are known for their vibrant colors and playful behavior.
    • They appreciate a well-planted tank with hiding spots.

  8. Compatibility:

    • Keep them in pairs or small groups.
    • Ideal for a species-only or nano aquarium setup.

  9. Breeding:

    • Clown Killifish lay eggs in substrate or among plants.
    • Provide spawning sites with fine-leaved plants.

  10. Health Monitoring:

    • Observe for signs of stress, disease, or changes in behavior.
    • Quarantine new additions to prevent potential diseases.

Creating a well-planted and appropriately maintained aquarium will allow you to appreciate the striking colors and unique behaviors of Clown Killifish in your tank.