Black Ghost Knifefish
The Black Ghost Knifefish is an individual from the Apteronotidae family and the dotted knifefish gathering. It is viewed as a genuine hard fish. At the point when appropriately thought about, the Black Ghost Knifefish can arrive at well more than one foot long. It has a powerless electrical organ at the caudal peduncles which is utilized to find nourishment.
It requires at least a 150 gallon tank with superb filtration. It is commonly shy and withdrawn, inclining toward a fine-rock base aquarium with a lot of roots and shakes for concealing spots, just as repressed to dull lighting. To all the more likely value this fish, numerous specialists will buy an “apparition tube,” an unmistakable plastic cylinder that encourages seeing during the day. When familiar with its environment, the Black Ghost Knifefish can turn out to be unfathomably manageable and trusting to the point of being hand-held. It does well with other, bigger types of a serene sort, however might be forceful towards those of comparative or littler size.
Flesh eating, the Black Ghost Knifefish will eat a wide range of live nourishment’s including meat, hacked night crawlers, just as solidified and chipped sustenance.
The Black Ghost Knifefish is an adored fish among specialists. It tends to be a bashful fish while adapting, yet will inevitably be all around amicable. It will even be hand sustained. It is an excellent weirdo fish, with ebony all over its body, and a white band on its tail, and nose. This fish ought to be kept in a huge aquarium, as they do arrive at an exceptionally huge size. They will by and large not trouble their mates, and do well with other enormous fish. It will eat anything little enough to fit in it’s mouth.
These Black Ghost Knifefish are in any event 3.5″ long.
Care level :Medium
Temperament : Semi-Aggressive
Max Size: 18″
Scientific Name: Apteronotus albifrons