Guyana Slopehead Catfish (Ageneiosus inermis)

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Guyana Slopehead Catfish

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Guyana Slopehead Catfish

Ageneiosus inermis

Difficult

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.5 - 7.8

[[Minimum temperature::22 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::24 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

10-20 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods

5-10 years

Family

Auchenipteridae



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Additional names

Guyana Slopehead Catfish

Additional scientific names

Ageneiosus armatus, Ageneiosus axillaris, Ageneiosus brevifilis, Ageneiosus dawalla, Ageneiosus gabardinii, Ageneiosus ogilviei, Ageneiosus sebae, Davalla schomburgkii, Hypothalmus dawalla, Silurus inermis


Origin

Sexing

Males first ray of the dorsal fin is elongated.

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

Smooth scale-less silver-grey elongated body with a pointed head which is depressed on top. The mouth is large, wide, and has extremely short barbels that are difficult to find.

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