Temperament: May be aggressive with males of the same species and with females of the same species after spawning. May become skittish with larger tank mates.
Diet / Foods: An omnivore - provide a varied diet with live food, frozen food and they should accept flake food.
Breeding: Have been bred in captivity and are egg layers. Males build a bubble nest and try to initiate spawning. Females should be removed after spawning and the male will tend to the eggs until they hatch.
Gender: Dorsal fin on males is longer and pointed while it is shorter and rounded on females.