The Polli Bichir (Polypterus polli) is a freshwater fish with a prehistoric appearance. It has an elongated body and armor-like scales covering its body. It is a predatory fish that enjoys hiding in plants and caves, and can jump out of the water to catch prey. tight fitting lids are recommended.
- SOLD SIZE: 6.5"-7"
- Origin: West Africa, Cameroon, Nigeria
- Max size in inches: 14 inches
- Recommended tank size in gallons: 50 gallons or larger
- Water temperature: 75-82°F
- Temperament: Semi-aggressive
- Diet: Carnivorous, feed live or frozen foods such as shrimp, worms, and fish
- Lifespan: Up to 20 years