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Hog-Nosed Brochis Brochis multiradiatus
Category: Catfish - Callichthidae
Price: £37.95 each
Discount: No discounts available
Stock: 5 in stock
New Jumbo Size!
Beautiful wild caught Brochis from Peru.
Further information can be found below:
|Male or Female||Cannot be sexed|
|Water conditions:||These fish are currently kept in water Ph 6.8 and Soft|
|Volume Discount:||No discounts available|
Brochis multiradiatus (Hog-Nosed Brochis)
A relatively common fish that resembles Corydoras, but differ primarily in size and the fact that they have 17 rays on the dorsal fin compared to Corydoras which have 6 to 8 rays. They do get quite large and will reach a size of around 8cm.
Fish information (behaviour and breeding):
A peaceful fish that does best in a school, but because of their ultimate size do ensure that you provide them with plenty of tank space if a group is purchased.
There is little information concerning the breeding of these fish apart from the fact that they breed in a similar way to Corydoras and the fry are very sensitive to water quality.
Most of their time is spent foraging for food. A perfect inahbitant for a community tank.
Further fish details are shown below:
|Distribution||Ecuador, South America|
|Water Parameters||Around neutral|