Comments: Grows to a large size and become ornery and aggressive, but also develops a beautiful pattern. So some advanced aquarists like this fish a lot. Origin: These Knifefish are wild fish found in Africa. Skilled collectors catch them, and now they're living in aquariums all over the world. Maximum Size: In aquariums this Knifefish can grow to be about 30" long, and sometimes larger if if kept in excellent water and fed plenty of premium food pellets for several years. Behaviors: becomes aggressive as it matures. Compatibility: Best kept alone when it is large and mature, but large Cichlids might do well.
Click here to read more about compatible groups of pet fish. Temperature: lives best from about 75 to 80-degrees F. with 78 being perhaps ideal.
Click here to learn about aquarium temperature, aquarium thermometers, and aquarium heaters. Feeding: Premium Fish Food Pellets is best.. Smaller sized pellets when small, and larger sized pellets when large, is the ideal food for these fish.
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We have 380-aquariums with lots-and-lots of popular aquarium fish plus lots-and-lots of rare fish!
We consider ourselves to be the link between the world's best sources of fish and the world best customers. We love our work, and we are very responsible.
All of our fish are Premium Quality Fish from the best suppliers in the world. Our fish have better health, more energy and brighter colors, as you can see in our pictures on this website.
We also offer lots and lots of information about keeping pet fish, all from the knowledge of the Bailey Brothers, who have a combined total of 100+ years of experience as breeders, wholesalers, and retailers of pet fish!
Our fish and our customers are treated with the best of care, and we work energetically everyday to make sure every customer enjoys their new fishy friends.
When you purchase pet fish from us, you know you're receiving premium quality fish and premium quality service.
"Received my fish last night and was so pleased! They all arrived alive and appeared to be healthy.
"Once in the tank, they became very active and are now thriving in their new home.
"Beautiful fish, I asked for color and aquariumfish delivered. Processing and shipping was extremely quick."
Nevin and DrTom, the Bailey Brothers
This website is owned and operated by the Bailey Brothers, DrTom and Nevin, who've been together in the fish business for more than 50-years.
The Product Manager has been with the company for more than 35-years.
So we feel very confident that this is the fishiest crew anywhere.