Garra ceylonensis

Explanation of the symbols


Family : Cypinidae
Origin : Sri Lanka
Length : 15 cm - 6"
Min. length aquarium : 120 cm - 50"
English name : Stone sucker
Peaceful bottom dweller that continuously is looking for food between roots and stones.  The aquarium should be set up with plants, stones and driftwood that make hiding places.

The main food of this fish are algae.  Dry food is accepted as well.

About breeding in the aquarium nothing is known.

Photo Credit

Zhou Hang

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