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Hemibagrus wyckioides(Asian Redtailed Catfish)

Also known as Hemibagrus nemurus

A variable species, the most prized specimens are dark grey with red tails. Varieties include light grey, greenisih, even albino forms, as well as specimens with orange or yellow tails.

This species inhabits a variety of water conditions, including slightly brackish water.


Fish information (behaviour and breeding):

These fish are primarily raised on farms for food, but small numbers of them are regularly offered for sale as aquarium fish. Approach with caution: beyond their large size, they are predators and also highly territorial. Best kept alone. Can be raised on meaty foods including strips of fish, prawns, mussels, etc.

Family Group: Catfish
Distribution South and South East Asia
Temperature 24-26 C
Size 60 cm
Water Parameters Adaptable
Water PH 6.5-7.5

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