Visitors Online
19




Fish Polls



 


Tim's Tropical Fish and Aquariums-   Top ranked Tropical fish Compatibility database!  Hundreds of profiles, articles and pictures of freshwater and saltwater marine species.  Click on any Gallery image to see a larger version.    Details on aquarium care and maintenance.   Searchable website  Great sitemap  Try Tim's Web Puzzles and Tim's Web Quiz !

 
MenaramboFeature Species Profile - The following information has been submitted by "andypython" in our discussion forum.

The Pin Stripe Damba or Menarambo comes from Lake Sarodrano in northern Madagascar. It was discovered by Jean-Claude Nourissat and Patrick de Rham in 1992 and is now extinct in the wild. When young, Mearambos are a pale gold with black dots in a pin stripe pattern. As they reach adulthood, around 4 inches or 3 years of age, they are blue/gray to almost white with black dot pin stripes. The fins are edged in red, especially the tail. Memarambos will need a large tank of 140 gallons or more and should be kept in schools of 6 or more to reduce aggression. The tank should provide fine sand, driftwood and stones. Menarambos are indifferent to plants, but since they sift sand constantly, plants are not likely to survive. Menarambos have teeth specially designed for crushing snail shells to obtain food.... more

Four ways to remember our name:

timstropicals.com

tropicalfish.me

tropicalfishandaquariums.com

timstropicalfish.com

 
 

Feature Photo Red Belly Piranha

 

Try our Sitemap. It has thumbnails of all the fish we have write-ups on - more than 100. Or try our Searchable website