Scientific name: Proposed as Heterocharax sp. ‘Rio Nanay’. Size: Estimate 5cm. Origin: Peru. Habitat: Unknown, guessing rivers. Aquarium size: Starting with a 60 x 30cm footprint seems sensible. Water requirements: Unknown, assume slightly acidic and soft.
Temperature: Assume somewhere around 25°C. Temperament: Suspect slightly nippy. Feeding: Flakes and live or frozen Daphnia, bloodworm.
Availability and cost: Maybe the first and only shipment to the UK, priced at a bargain £5.95 each. Call Pier on 01942 236661 for more details.