Common name: Sapphire Blue Angelfish,
Latin name: Pterophyllum sp.
Maximum size: 15-18cm
Water chemistry: PH: 5.5-7.0, ideally soft (dH: 5-15), 25-32°C
Origin: Native to South America, Orinoco and Amazon basin.
Temperament: Generally peaceful
Diet: Will thrive on good quality pelleted food such as New Life Spectrum pellets. Benefits from the inclusion of live and frozen foods in its diet.
Angelfish are a mainstay of the aquarium hobby. Their unique shape and graceful behaviour makes them popular with both beginners and advanced hobbyists.