Wild Betta Channoides - Pair
Name: Channoides / Snakehead Betta
Temperament: Territorial, but you can keep in groups as long as your tank is big enough.
Recommend 5 gallons tank size per pair.
Size: 4 - 7cm
Diet: Live food, can be trained to eat frozen or dried foods.
Temperature: 20c - 30c pH: 5 - 7.5 TDS: 50 - 200
Reproduction: Channoides are mouthbrooders and the male incubates from 10 to 15 days. Incubation time can vary with water temperature. Females normally initiate spawning. Normally between 3 to 20 fry are released.
- Will prey on smaller tank mate.
- Please note that like most wild betta, their coloration is based on their environment and health condition.
- Channoides is very tolerant of water chemistry and thrives in almost any type of water as long as it is clean and well filtered however soft acidic water is best.