Keep with species that are the same size or larger
as this species can be predatory which is akin to
most bagrids. Needs a large tank with hiding places.
Diet: Will eat most prepared foods,
tablets, pellets, live and frozen foods etc. Remarks:
Leiocassis hosii has now been declared as
a synonym of L. micropogon (2021).
Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and Borneo. Type
locality: Malaysia; Blitong, in flumine Tjirutjup.
20.0cm ( 8ins)
Riehl, R. and H.A.
Aquarien Atlas. Band. 1. Melle: Mergus, Verlag für
Natur- und Heimtierkunde, Germany. 992 p. Ferraris, C.J. Jr., 2007. Checklist
of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes),
and catalogue of siluriform primary types. Zootaxa
Catalog of Fishes
2021. California Acadamey of Sciences.