Common Name(s)
Honey gourami
Scientific Name
Trichogaster chuna
Family
Osphronemidae
Origin
India, Bangladesh, Nepal
Temperament
Peaceful
Maximum Size
2 inches
Minimum Tank Size
15 gallons
Tank Setup
Does best in well-planted, shaded aquariums with plenty of floating plants
Tank Region
Middle-top
Diet
Insectivore. Will accept flakes and pellets but should be fed small live foods, too
Breeding
Bubble nester
Compatibility
With other peaceful, slow moving fishes
Ease of Keeping
Easy
Care
pH: Doesn't matter; Temperature: 72-82 Fahrenheit
Females are light brown in color, with a brown stripe across the body. Also are considerably larger than males. Males are orange. Very peaceful community fish, readily available in the hobby.
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