Blackspotted Topminnow (Fundulus olivaceus)

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Blackspotted Topminnow

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Blackspotted Topminnow

Fundulus olivaceus

76 Litres (20 US G.)

8.9-10.2cm (3.5-4 ")

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

5-6 years

Family

Fundulidae

This animal is available captive bred



Additional names

Additional scientific names

Poecilia olivacea, Zygonectes lateralis, Zygonectes pulchellus, Fundulus balboae


Origin[edit | edit source]

North America: Mississippi River basins from eastern Tennessee, western Kentucky, southern Illinois and central Missouri south to Gulf of Mexico (west to central Oklahoma) in the USA; Gulf Slope drainages from Chattahoochee River in Georgia to Galveston 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 most fishes


Identification[edit | edit source]

Bigger than the Blackstripe Topminnow

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