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Red Tail Catfish

Red Tail Catfish
Phractocephalus Hemioliopterus

Length: 48.0"
Sex: Not easy to distinguish.
Feeding: Live foods scraps preferably fish prawns are best.
Social Behaviour: Good with top swimming predatory fish like Silver Arowana.


Up Keep: Should not be kept in a home aquarium due to its size and aggressive nature.
Breeding: Not common in aquariums.
Comments: These fish get very large and are very aggressive. Home aquariums are not large enough to give adequate living conditions to these fish. Don't even consider getting one of these fish.


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