Noted for its large eyes. Colour:
Brown mottling to body and brown edgings stripes to
the caudal fin lobes. Very pretty species when juvenile
but takes on more of a drab appearance when into adulthood.
Aquarium Care: As for the vast majority
of Synodontis species in that it is peaceful
and can be housed with other non-aggresive species
in a medium to large tank. Keep the water changes
up to keep your species in good condition. Diet:
As with Synodontis in that a varied diet
of good aquarium foods will suffice.
Congo basin except Luapula system and Lower Congo.
Type locality: Stanley Falls, upper