Tiger Shovelnose (Pseudoplatystoma tigrinum)

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Tiger Shovelnose

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Tiger Shovelnose

Pseudoplatystoma tigrinum

1136 Litres (300 US G.)

100-130 cm (39.4-51.2")

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.2 - 7.2

22 -26 °C (71.6-78.8°F)

10-20 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

10-25 years

Family

Pimelodidae





Additional names

Tiger Shovelnose, Tiger Sorubim

Additional scientific names

Platystoma tigrinum


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Too large for the average home aquarium.

Behaviour

Identification

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