Scientific Name: Ambastaia sidthimunki
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Approximate purchase size : 2-3cm
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How easy are they to care for?
We would class these as an easy level of care
How large can they grow?
This species can reach 6cm
Where in the world are they from?
Cambodia, Laos, Thailand
What is the ideal number to keep together?
Keep in a minimum of 6 of the same species, but we recommend 10.
What water conditions do they require?
Temperature ranges of 22 - 28¬∞c and will accept pH ranges as from 5.5 - 7.5
What should you feed them?
Will happily accept a range of pellet, flake, wafer or frozen food.
How compatible are they with other fish?
Generally peaceful. Avoid placing with slow-moving bottom dwellers and ornamental snails.
Can they be bred in captivity?
Unrecorded in the hobbyist aquarium.