Orange Spotted Snakehead (Channa pleurophthalma)

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Orange Spotted Snakehead

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Orange Spotted Snakehead

Channa pleurophthalma

Moderate

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.5 - 7.5

[[Minimum temperature::22 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::28 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-18 °d

1:1 M:F

8-12 years

Family

Channidae



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Additional names

Orange Spotted Snakehead, Ocellated Snakehead

Additional scientific names

Ophiocephalus pleurophthalmus, Ophicephalus urophthalmus


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

These fish will accept frozen food such as sprats, mussels and prawns/shrimp.

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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