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Product Code: Copper Oscar Fish Baby
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Copper Oscar Fish Baby

Copper Oscar Fish Baby (single)


The Copper Oscar Fish (Astronotus ocellatus), also known as the Velvet Cichlid or Marble Cichlid, is a popular freshwater fish renowned for its striking copper coloration and vibrant personality. This baby Copper Oscar Fish is a perfect addition to any aquarium, offering both beauty and dynamic behavior.


  • Scientific Name: Astronotus ocellatus
  • Common Names: Copper Oscar, Velvet Cichlid, Marble Cichlid
  • Size: Baby Copper Oscars are typically around 1-2 inches in size.
  • Coloration: Rich copper color with unique patterns and markings.
  • Temperament: Semi-aggressive; known for their interactive and playful nature.
  • Lifespan: Up to 10-15 years with proper care.
  • Diet: Omnivorous – requires a balanced diet of both protein and vegetable matter.
  • Tank Level: Middle to bottom dwellers.

Care Instructions:

  • Tank Size: Minimum 55 gallons for juveniles; larger tanks are recommended as they grow.
  • Water Parameters:
    • Temperature: 74-81°F (23-27°C)
    • pH Level: 6.5-7.5
    • Hardness: Soft to medium (5-20 dGH)
  • Filtration: Requires strong filtration due to high bio-load; regular water changes are essential.
  • Aquarium Setup: Provide ample space for swimming and hiding spots with rocks and driftwood. Avoid sharp decorations that could injure the fish.
  • Tank Mates: Best kept with other large, semi-aggressive fish. Avoid smaller fish that could be seen as prey.
  • Feeding: Offer a varied diet that includes high-quality pellets, live or frozen foods such as bloodworms and brine shrimp, and occasional vegetables like peas.
  • Health: Regularly monitor for common diseases such as Ich and Hole-in-the-Head. Maintain optimal water quality to prevent illnesses.
  • Behavior: Copper Oscars are intelligent and can be trained to recognize their owners. They may rearrange the tank and can be territorial, especially during breeding.

Add a touch of elegance and liveliness to your aquarium with the Copper Oscar Fish Baby, and enjoy watching this beautiful fish grow and thrive in your aquatic setup.

You will get a Single piece of Copper Oscar Fish Baby. The packet is fully sealed with pure oxygen and it is safe to travel long distances for 5-7 days. Buying Copper Oscar Fish Baby online from aquastore is totally safe, we are delivering you with 100% satisfaction.

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