Dusky Pimelodid (Pimelodus blochii)

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Dusky Pimelodid

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Dusky Pimelodid

Pimelodus blochii

Moderate

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.0 - 7.2

[[Minimum temperature::68 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::78 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

5-20 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

8-10 years

Family

Pimelodidae



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Additional names

Dusky Pimelodid, Bloch's Catfish, Four-lined Pimelodus

Additional scientific names

Pimelodus clarias, Pseudorhamdia macronema, Pseudorhamdia piscatrix


Origin

Sexing

Difficult to sex.

Tank compatibility

A peaceful tank inhabitant but can eat smaller fish.

Diet

Feeding regime

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Behaviour

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