They can be a little aggressive with other Brachyrhamdia’s
and it is important to have a few hiding places such
as plants, caves, and pipes to keep aggression down.
Diet: They are very greedy eaters,
accepting dried and live food but seem to prefer bloodworm.
Remarks: Redescribed, as Rhamdia
marthae, in Zarske (2003) but valid as B.
Rhamdia marthae, Pimelodella
Juruá and Mamoré/Madeira River basins:
Brazil, Bolivia and Peru. Type locality:
Peru, aquarium import.
Ferraris, C.J. Jr.,
2007. Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes:
Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary
types. Zootaxa 1418:1-628. ScotCat
165. March 2010