known as the "spiny dwarf catfishes".
They are known as one of the smallest
catfishes to be found and are not common in
the hobby due to there very small size and there
placement amongst leaf litter in clear and blackwater
habitats, including oxbow lakes, backwater pools,
and well-vegetated streams.
There are only six species
in this genera, Scoloplax baileyi, S. baskini,
S. dicra, S. distolothrix,
S. dolicholophia, and S. empousa.
Scoloplax is the only genus in this