Zebra Shovelnose (Brachyplatystoma tigrinum)

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Zebra Shovelnose

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Zebra Shovelnose

Brachyplatystoma tigrinum

946 Litres (250 US G.)

38.1-48.3cm (15-19 ")

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.8 - 7.6

23.9-27.8°C (75 -82 °F)

6-16 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

8-18 years

Family

Pimelodidae





Additional names

Zebra Shovelnose, Tigerstriped Catfish

Additional scientific names

Merodontotus tigrinus

Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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