albino Threadfin acara the theadfin acara isn’t a rare fish by any means, but we’ve never seen them available as albinos before.
Scientific name: Acarichthys heckelii Origin: north amazon basin: Peru, colombia, Brazil and guyana Habitat: Wide, lowland rivers with fallen wood, leaf litter and fine sand. Often ventures into flooded forests and savannahs during the wet season Size: Up to 20cm Temperature: 24-30°c Water: Unfussy – 6.0-7.8 ph, hardness 4-20°h Feeding: Unfussy mid-water omnivore – pellets, frozen and live
foods. Variety is said to be the key to colourful specimens Temperament: Very peaceful for a largish fish. May eat fish of 2-3cm or less. Mix with other peaceful to semi-aggressive fish that suit the same conditions Price: £30