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  • Lampeye Panchax Care Sheet

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    Common Name (s): Lampeye Panchax, Lantern Eye
    Scientific Name: Micropanchax macrophthalmus
    Family: Poeciliidae

    Temperature: 70-80 F (21-27 C)
    Temperament/Behavior: Peaceful, Schooling
    Max Size: 1.5 inch (4 cm)
    Min. Tank Size: 10 gallons (38 liters)
    Tank Region: Bottom-Middle
    Gender Identification:
    Compatibility: Other peaceful community fish
    Experience Level: Beginner


    Info: An extremely peaceful fish and should be kept with other community fish of similar size and avoid keeping with Angel fish and other semi aggressive that will try to eat it. A great fish for a planted tank with its silver color body and deep blue eyes the pictures on this profile doesn't do it justice.

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