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Sci­en­tific name: Ctenopoma acu­tirostre Ori­gin: Througout the mid­dle Congo and ma­jor trib­u­taries in the Repub­lic of the Congo, Demo­cratic Repub­lic of the Congo, and Cen­tral African Repub­lic Habi­tat: Slow-mov­ing back­wa­ters, trib­u­taries and flooded forests, heavy leaf lit­ter and over­hang­ing fo­liage Size: 15cm Tank size: At least 120x30x30cm Wa­ter re­quire­ments: Soft wa­ter pre­ferred, 5.0-7.5 ph, 2-12°H Tem­per­a­ture: 20-28°C Feed­ing: Mainly larger frozen foods – Krill, My­sis shrimp, prawns etc. Some may ac­cept larger dried pel­lets Cost: Around £5 each

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