IntermediateMax Growth Size:
Normally quite peaceful to similar sized tankmates
Preferred Water Parameters
Temperature: 22-27 degrees celsius
pH Level: 7.0-7.8
General Hardness: Soft-Moderate
Coastal streams, NT and Gulf of Carpentaria.
Does not spawn in aquaria.
Carnivore, readily accepts most foods. Eats snails in nature.
One of the rarer native catfishes, easily identifiable by its long snout. Suitable for a community tank containing peaceful medium to large species.
CHECK COMPATIBILITY WITH OTHER SPECIES