First appeared in the German
DATZ magazine of October 2000. Aquarium Care:
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.
Brazil, Alagoas, Río São Francisco.
2000. www.datz.de. Seidel, I. 2008. Back to Nature guide
to L-catfishes, Ettlingen, Germany 208 p.