Clown Knife Fish Properties
Latin Name: Chitala ornata (Notopterus) chitala
Geographical Origin: Thailand, Malaysia, Borneo, India
Behavioral format: Aggressive to the fishes that can swallow.
Behavior of Own Species: Peaceful
Sex Separation: Unknown.
Swimming Level: Base – Medium
Reproduction: Eggs are laid. They can not be produced in the aquarium.
Temperature: 24 ° C to 28 ° C
Maximum Growth Height: 80 cm (Can grow up to 1 meter in natural environment.)
Least Aquarium Volume: 1000 liters
Water Hardness: 5 – 10 ° dH
pH: 6.5 – 7.5
Difficulty Level: 4
General Comment: American cichlids, catfish, knife fish in their same length, can be seen together with arowns. They prefer to hide somewhere in the aquarium, when they are fed, and at night they are more active. Good bouncers, you need to close your aquarium well. They can be seen in bituminous tanks. In the aquarium, there must be sections where the fish can hide. The number of spots on it may change. He will eat the fish and snails that he can swallow in the aquarium.