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Pseudomugil gertrudae

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names
Spotted Blue-eye Gertrude's blue-eye, Gertrude's Rainbow
Size
up to 4 cm
Lifespan
about 1-2 years, considered as anual
Diet
Flakes, veggies and frozen/live foods.
Origin
Aru Islands, Northern Territory and northern Queensland (Australia), and south-western New Guinea. They have been mainly been collected from Pahoturi, lower Fly, and Bensbach river systems.
Minimum Tank Size
3 imperial gallons (22 L, 6 US gallons)
Min / Max number in tank
shoaling fish: keep at least 6
Tank Setup
Well planted with hiding places.
Temp
23-28C
Hardness
medium
pH
6.5-7.5
Temperament
Peaceful shoaling community.
Compatibility
Any small to medium fish that won't eat them.
Breeding
1mm eggs will be attached to bottom spawning mops, species tank (2m, 4f), slow current
Gestation
20 days depending on temperature
Sexing
males develop flowing fins and are slightly smaller then the plainer females.

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