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Bunocephalus coracoideus
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Family: Aspredinidae
Species: Bunocephalus coracoideus
Common Name: Banjo Catfish
Size: Up to 6 inches (15 cm)

SOUTH AMERICA: Amazon River basin.

Diet: Omnivorous
Behavior: Reclusive, Nocturnal.
Water: Temperature 75 to 82°F (24 to 28°C), pH range: 6.0 8.0; dH range: 5 - 19
Care: Intermediate to difficult.
Communities: Be careful not to house these catfish with other species that regularly disturb substrates, such as earth eater cichlids.
Suitability: For the seasoned aquarist.

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