Common Name(s)
Marbled headstander, High-backed headstander
Scientific Name
Abramites hypselonotus
Family
Anostomidae
Origin
Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, Venezuela, Paraguay, and Argentina.
Temperament
Peaceful, may nip at long fins.
Maximum Size
5.5 inches
Minimum Tank Size
55 gallons (48 by 12 inches)
Tank Setup
Soft plants may be eaten. A sandy substrate is preferred.
Tank Region
Mid-bottom
Diet
Omnivore. Will eat most anything, but needs greens in its diet.
Breeding
Unknown
Compatibility
Best with other active fish like giant danios, medium-sized cichlids, etc.
Ease of Keeping
Fairly easy
Care
pH: Doesn't matter. Temperature: 68-83 Fahrenheit
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Should be kept in a group of 5 or more.

Males are thinner than females.