Jade Perch 4cm
Also known as Barcoo grunter
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Jade Perch are NOT permitted in W.A The feeding behavior of Jade Perch is normally vigorous to extreme. The fish race towards the end of the pond/tank, where the approaching farmer is about to feed, creating quite a bow wave as they begin to break the surface with their heads. · Temperature: 20°C - 28°C. · pH: 6.8 - 7.2 · General Hardness: 50 - 200ppm. Once they reach the edge of the pond/tank they will extend their entire head from the water in anticipation of a feed. This behavior decreases in intensity as the temperature drops. We are told by growers, that under 18c surface feeding will almost stop. Some farmers have experienced stock losses during winter. You may experience Losses at temperatures under 15.C Jade Perch are very well suited to grow-out in recirculating systems. They make an excellent beginners species!
|Scientific Name||Scortum Barcoo|
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