Diamond Back Russian Sturgeon
The coldwater Diamond Back Russian Sturgeon is a great addition to a large freshwater pond. A pond of at least 10,000 litres is needed for these guys to grow and live happily. They are very inquisitive, have great character and will often come up close.
Actual size: 18-22cm
Temperature: 3–18 °C
Ease of care
Moderate. They need a large pond with a good filter and pump system. An air pump will also be needed.
Sinking Sturgeon pellets. They will need feeding all year round.
They are a peaceful fish so can be placed with other Sturgeon, Koi or Goldfish. Nothing small enough to get into there mouth.
Intermediate. They spawn between May and June when at least 18 years old.
They can live to anything from 25-30 years in perfect conditions.
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