Wild Discus (Brown)
Species name: Symphysodon aequifasciata axelrodi Common names: Brown Discus Family: Cichlidae Subfamily: Cichlasomatinae Order: Perciformes Class: Actinopterygii Maximum length: 6″ (15 cm) Minimum tank size: 50 gallons for a maximum of 4 Discus. Hardiness: Medium to difficult. The Brown Discus is one of the easiest Aggressiveness: Very peaceful. May become territorial when they pair off to breed. Distribution: South America near Belem and Rio Urubu.