Bleeding Heart Silver Dollar (Myleus sp. ‘bleeding heart’)
Origin: Wild Peru
Locale: Lower Rio Nanay
Diet: Omnivore, feeds largely on fruit and nuts in the wild. Will accept most prepared foods in the aquarium.
Adult Size: 6″+
Recommended Tank Size: 90 gallons+
Compatibility: Generally peaceful, but may intimidate smaller or slower-swimming tankmates. Best kept with similarly sized large fish.
Preferred Water Parameters
pH: 6.5 – 7.2