Pyu Stream Catfish (Akysis longifilis)

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Pyu Stream Catfish

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Pyu Stream Catfish

Akysis longifilis

Moderate

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.7 - 7.2

[[Minimum temperature::18 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::23 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

6-16 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

3-10 years

Family

Akysidae



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Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Should be provided with sand in which to dig and other hiding places.

Behaviour

This fish likes to dig in and hide under sand. Will also hide in caves. Not very active during the day but may come out for food.

Identification

Species Note

Before 2006 this fish was categorised in with Akysis pictus.[1]

Pictures

References

  1. Akysis longifilis, a new species of catfish (Teleostei: Akysidae) from Myanmar. Ng, 2006

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