Gulper Catfish (Asterophysus batrachus)

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Gulper Catfish

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Gulper Catfish

Asterophysus batrachus

Moderate

sg

Freshwater

pH

5.6 - 7.0

[[Minimum temperature::24 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::29 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

5-15 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Other (See article)

8-15 years

Family

Auchenipteridae



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Additional names

Gulper Catfish, Ogre Catfish


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Can only be kept with non-predatory fish too large to be eaten. Anything smaller will fall prey to this Catfish's large mouth.

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