Blackstripe Topminnow (Fundulus notatus)

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Blackstripe Topminnow

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Blackstripe Topminnow

Fundulus notatus

38 Litres (10 US G.)

5.1-6.4cm (2-2.5 ")

sg

Freshwater

pH

7.0 - 7.5

15 -25 °C (59-77°F)

5-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

3-6 years

Family

Fundulidae

This animal is available captive bred



Additional names

Blackstripe Topminnow

Additional scientific names

Semotilus notatus, Fundulus tenellus, Fundulus aureus


Origin[edit | edit source]

North America: Lake Erie, Lake Michigan, and Mississippi River basins from southern Ontario in Canada, Michigan, Wisconsin, and northern Iowa south to Gulf of Mexico( west to central Kansas and Oklahoma) in the USA; Gulf Slope drainages from Mobile Bay in Alabama to San Antonio Bay in Texas, USA.


Sexing[edit | edit source]

Males are larger than females


Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]

Peaceful


Diet[edit | edit source]

Carnivore


Feeding regime[edit | edit source]

Daily


Environment specifics[edit | edit source]

Planted tank


Behaviour[edit | edit source]

Mixes well with tankmates


Identification[edit | edit source]

Smaller than the Blackspotted Topminnow.

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