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how to maintain Angelfish (Pterophyllum sp) in the aquarium

how to maintain Angelfish (Pterophyllum sp) in the aquarium.


Angelfish is a type of ornamental fish, which lives in freshwater environments.

in nature Angelfish reproduce by laying eggs.

Angelfish has a unique shape so that many fish hobbyists are interested in maintaining Angelfish in aquariums.

besides having a beautiful shape Angelfish also has an attractive color.

Angelfish likes environments with moderate lighting levels.


in maintenance in the aquarium there are several factors that need to be considered, including:

1. Aquarium water used to maintain Angelfish must have a pH value of 7.

2. the level of water hardness for maintaining Angelfish in an aquarium is 8 H.

3. The amount of water used to fill the aquarium is as much as 100 liters, as much as 100 liters of water is suitable for use in maintaining Angelfish.

4. The height of the water in the aquarium is 15 cm.

5. in maintenance in the aquarium, Angelfish is fed dry feed.

6. Angelfish likes an environment with a moderate level of lighting, so for lights installed in an aquarium a lamp with a moderate level of lighting is needed.

7. Angelfish is a benign fish, so that this fish is suitable to be kept for beginner fish hobbyists.

8. water plants and rocks can be installed in aquariums, water plants and rocks are installed with the aim to beautify the aquarium while giving a natural impression.

9. Angelfish swimming habits in the aquarium, namely Angelfish swimming below, in the middle and near the surface of the aquarium water.

success in maintaining Angelfish in aquariums needs to be supported by our diligence in caring for fish, especially in maintaining the quality of aquarium water.

Aquarium water quality is very important in maintaining the survival of fish, if water quality decreases the survival of fish will decrease so that Angelfish which is maintained will get sick and lack of appetite.

 therefore 9 things that have been explained above, we need to apply in maintaining Angelfish on the aquarium.


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