Crystal Eyed Catfish (Hemibagrus wyckii)
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Crystal Eyed Catfish
946 Litres (250 US G.)
63.5-71.1cm (25-28 ")
6.4 - 7.6
21.7-25°C (71 -77 °F)
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- Crystal Eyed Catfish
Additional scientific names
- Bagrus wyckii, Mystus wyckii, Macrones wyckii
Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]
- A lone predator with a large mouth, no recommended tank mates. If tank mates are attempted the result will usually be the same, one plump happy catfish.
Diet[edit | edit source]
- A carnivorous catfish, will take most meaty foods. A varied diet is recommended.
Feeding regime[edit | edit source]
- Feed once or twice a day.
Identification[edit | edit source]
- Long bodied catfish. Dark grey body with a pale underbelly. Broad sloping head with pale coloured eyes which gives this fish it's common name. Four sets of barbels. The top of the tail is edged with white. Albino variations have been seen.
Pictures[edit | edit source]
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- Fishbase (Mirrors: )