|| Sciades seemanni (Arius seemani)
|| 12-14 + inches (30-35cm)
||SOUTH AMERICA: Pacific draining rivers and estuaries
from Mexico to Peru.
|Min Tank Size:
||48 Inches minimum for young.
||Omnivorous, will accept all types of prepared food.
Sinking pellets, live insects, earthworms and small fish .
||Will accept all types of prepared food. Sinking
pellets, live insects, earthworms and small fish.
||Temperature of 75°F to 80°F (25-27°C) , pH range:
6.8 – 8.0; dH range: 8 - 30
|| A 1% addition of salt is recommendedas these fish
are found in brackish water. This can be accomplished by adding
7.5 TSP of sea salt/ 10 gallons (10g/10 L) on a hydrometer the
reading should be between 1.005 to 1.010 specific gravity.
||Voracious appetite, territorial.
|| Best not kept with other plecs at all, larger but
not aggressive mid to top swimming fish tank mates should be fine.
||Good for all with consideration for water requirements