Platinum Barramundi

Colin_T

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I never thought something like this would appear but the aquaculture farms in Queensland have bred a platinum coloured barramundi. You gotta be nuts to keep them due to their size but it didn't take long for some weird colour mutation to appear.
 

Stan510

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I've seen variegated Barramundi on youtube,colorful with orange and red and black. Koi -ish.
The best tankmates for a large Barramundi would be tiny 1-2" fish in schools. Big predators don't bother to eat them. Saw an Arowana tank full of tetras..those 2' + fish just ignored them.
 

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