Latin Name: Cottus gobio
Maximum Size: 15cm
Preferred Water Conditions: Will acclimatize to a wide range of conditions. pH: 6.5-8.0
Temperature: Cold water-temperate between 2-20 deg C (34-72 deg F)
Care: Bullheads prefer live feed like bloodworm and daphnia. They must be kept cool being a river and stream dwelling species, as well as high oxygen levels.
The European bullhead is a freshwater fish that is widely distributed in Europe, mainly in rivers. It is a member of the family Cottidae, a type of sculpin.
A member of the Salmon family they require very high water quality and oxygen levels.