Animal Stories - African Tiger Fish


Animal-World Information about: African Tiger Fish

The African Tiger Fish is a characin, but it certainly is not your typical aquarium tetra!
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Thabani Mapfumo - 2019-07-28
Hello guy my name is Thabani i'm from Zimbabwe and i'm looking for Kariba tiger fingerlings i'm looking into breeding I got very big tanks with good filtration system any information please call or send me a massage on whatsapp on +263775165753

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Sara Thompson - 2016-11-19
Hi every one I'm looking for all and any information on breeding Tigerfish in captivity, I am putting together a breeding program for restocking local Zimbabwean waters. Please if you have any information I would hugely appreciate it, and you may have helped save the species. extremeaquariums167@gmail.com

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akeelash - 2010-07-22
I will be doing a presentation based on this fish and this means that I have to know it like the back of my hand, and so far its cool, I'm loving it, it's so adorable and beautiful.

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  • Sara - 2016-11-19
    Hi guys I'm looking for all and any information on breeding Tigerfish I am a Zimbabwean, I have been asked to research breeding these guys for restocking our local waters in Zimbabwe as the decline is so drastic that they could become extinct in the next decade. Please anyone with any information of breeding Tigerfish please contact me ASAP extremeaquariums167@gmail.com
    Thanks in advanced!
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Pat - 2013-01-27
How old will a Tiger fish weighing around 6 kg be? The Kariba Zimbabwe species.

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  • Jasmine Brough Hinesley - 2013-01-28
    How long have you had it? Did you get it from a pet store or from a previous owner? I don't think there's any sure way to tell how old it is. In the wild they can get to be around 28 kg, but in captivity they don't usually get that big because of environment constraints.
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bill - 2011-12-14
This page states that they need a 1,000 gallon aquarium. What are the dimensions of this aquarium?

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  • Charlie Roche - 2011-12-14
    They can be different dimensions but run about 120 inches wide, 50 inches deep and 40 inches accross --- there are various sizes though.
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Celine - 2009-06-23
It looks cool

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