Common name: Dwarf Gourami
Latin name: Trichogaster lalius
Maximum size: 5.5cm
Water chemistry: pH: 6.0-7.5; Hardness: soft to hard; Temperature: 22-27 C
Origin: SE Asia, India, Bangladesh to Nepal.
Diet: Will take any good quality pellet and flake food, will thrive on Nutrafin Max Tropical Colour Enhancing Flake, occasionally live & frozen food as supplement.
Labyrinth fish; Egglayer – bubblenest builder; Best kept in well-planted, shady tanks with plenty of surface cover in the form of tall stem or floating plants.