Central America: Atlantic slope, from the Patuca
River in Honduras to the Matina River in Costa Rica; Pacific slope,
from the Guasaule River in Nicaragua to the Tempisque and Bebedero
rivers in Costa Rica. .
Min Tank Size:
36 inches (29 gallon for pair)
Omnivorous, Relishes live food, but will eagerly
accept all types of prepared or frozen foods.
Peaceful, if allowed lots of living space.
Temperature: 71°F to 78°F (22°-26° C), 7.0 to 8.0,
Hardness: Medium hard (dH 10.0 - 20.0).