Fresh Water

African Tiger Pike

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Species Name

  • African Tiger Pike

Latin Name

  • Hepsetus odoe

Family

  • Alestiidae

Origin

  • Africa

Care

  • difficult

Environment

  • open water

Water pH Levels

  • 7.0-7.5

Temperature

  • 72-80F

Minimum Tank Size

  • 75 gal

Maximum Size in Aquarium

  • 40"

Species Origin

  • wild

Compatibility

  • species community

Diet

  • Carnivore

Reproduction Type

  • egg layer

Reproduction Difficulty

  • difficult

Size-Small

  • 1-3"

Size-Medium

  • 3-5"

Size-Large

  • 5-7"

Size-Extra Large

  • 7+"