Lemon Oscar (Astronotus ocellatus)

A selectively bred form of the popular Oscar, the Lemon Oscar displays vibrant yellow and gold coloration as its name suggests. A large growing, predatory fish, Oscars require large aquariums and should be kept with similarly sized tankmates.

This product is currently out of stock and unavailable.

Description

Lemon Oscar (Astronotus ocellatus)

Origin: Aquacultured Asia
Diet: Omnivore and predator, will eat any fish small enough to fit in its mouth
Adult Size: 12″+
Recommended Tank Size: 90 Gallon+
Compatibility:  Aggressive, especially toward other cichlids, but can be kept in a mixed cichlid community

Preferred Water Parameters
pH:                          6.0 – 7.5
Temp:                     78-84F
Ammonia:              0ppm
Nitrite:                    0ppm
Nitrate:                  <30ppm