As with most of this genus, will do well in a larger
aquarium of 6ft (180cm) or over which is well filtered.
Water parameters can be quite diverse for this genera.
As this genus in the main are messy eaters, good water
quality and filtration would need to be adhered to.
Diet: Omnivore with a liking for
green, tablet and frozen foods. Remarks:
A well defined large spotted species not unlike L224
which has more spots in all of its fins. First appeared
in the German DATZ magazine of Nov. 1996 and was captiond
as a juvenile version of L224.
Grosso (south of Cuiabá).
2008. Back to Nature guide to L-catfishes, Ettlingen,
Germany 208 p. All L-Numbers Datz Special. www.datze.de