Common name: Half Black Angelfish.
Scientific Name: Pterophyllum scalare.
Max Size: 15cm
Origin: South America.
pH Range: 6.0 - 7.5
Temperature: 23 - 28°C
Temperament with same species: Peaceful - Semi Aggressive.
Temperament with other species: Peaceful - Semi Aggressive.
Tank Level: All Levels.
Lifespan: 15 years.
Feeding: Angelfish will generally eat all kinds of live, fresh and flake foods. To keep a good balance give them a high quality flake or granule food every day. Feed brine shrimp or blood worms as a treat.
Sexing: ( Difficult ) Although experienced angelfish breeders can usually discriminate male from female visually. Its only during spawning that you will be able to tell the male from the female, because the female has a thick blunt breeding tube and the male has a thin and slightly more pointed breeding tube.
Breeding: Their eggs are generally laid on a vertical surfaces such as a piece of wood, live plants or the aquarium glass. The parents look after the eggs until they hatch.
Half Black Angelfish 10,000 KHR
Common Name Half Black Angelfish Scientific Name Pterophyllum scalare Origin South America Max Size 15cm Community Safe Yes pH Range
6.0 - 7.5
Diet Type Omnivore Min Tank Size Small - Medium Temperature Range 23 - 28°C Care Level Moderate