The Pictus Catfish is a very fast-moving fish that like good water quality and a large tank. They work best in groups and will bring a lot of life to a tropical aquarium.
Please be aware that the image is for illustration purposes only. We are unable to guarantee the size, colour, sex or age of the fishes you are purchasing. If you have any questions regarding livestock please. To minimise stress we are unable to hand pick specific fish. Lifespan is an estimate based on optimum conditions.
Approx. size: 6-8cm
Maximum size: 12cm
Origin: South America
Ideal number kept together: 3+
Ease of Care
Easy. A larger tank will be needed as they grow.
Mainly flake & pellets but can have live or frozen foods.
Aquarium with fast-moving medium sized tropical fish. They are very fast movers so the slower fish may not be fed properly.
They can live up to 4-8 Years in perfect conditions.