Striped Woodcat (Trachelyopterichthys taeniatus)
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114 Litres (30 US G.)
12.7-15.2cm (5-6 ")
6.2 - 7.0
21.7-25.6°C (71 -78 °F)
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- Striped Woodcat, Mandube Catfish
Additional scientific names
- Trachelyopterus taeniatus
Sexing[edit | edit source]
- Mature males exhibit a modified anal fin that is formed into a "pseudopenis". The dorsal fin of mature males is also larger than that of mature females.
Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]
- A generally peaceful catfish that can be kept with its own kind as well as similar sized peaceful tank mates. It does best in a group of at least 4-6 of its own kind. Should not be kept with small fish, fry or small invertebrates, however, as these will be eaten.
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References[edit | edit source]
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- Fishbase (Mirrors: )