Black telescope (water dragon) Aquarium fish of the Karpov subspecies, a kind of veiltail. Breeding form.
Loving slow fish. The eyes are located on the sides and are strongly extended forward. It has a black color, and when light hits it shimmers with a blue tint.
The tail fin is twin and resembles the shape of a skirt. It should not be hooked to fast and predatory fish.
They need to be fed 1 time per day, with a limited amount of feed. Prefer live and vegetable feed. You can also feed buckwheat porridge and bread. One day a week should be unloading.
Maintenance and care
To keep one fish, about 15 liters of water is needed. The temperature can vary from 15 to 25C. Water should be heavily filtered and aerated. He likes to dig in the ground, so the pebbles should not be sharp so as not to damage the eyes. Plants must have a good root structure.
They reach puberty at 2 years of age. They spawn in the spring, the incentive is an increase in water temperature by 3 degrees and its frequent replacement. The female tosses about 2,000 eggs. Fry hatch on the 4th day. After 5 days they swim on their own.