IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Biology

Savannah associated species which prospers in a range of lentic habitats that include brackish water lagoons, large lakes and riverine flood plains (Ref. 5644). Occurs near vegetation beds and fringes. Feeds on Caridina and insects. Substrate spawner, ripe and spent fish are common early in the flood season (Ref. 28714).

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