in rivers and lakes. Reproduction:
Oviparous, eggs are unguarded. Aquarium Care:
Quite a shy fish so would need a planted tank to make
them feel safe in their surroundings. Have at least
6 to form a group. Diet:
Feeds on insect larvae and small invertebrates.
Found alongside P.
where they school together. A bit more rarer in the
hobby than P. brachypopterus.
Burmese Silver Glass Cat
Asia: Batang Hari River, Kapuas River, Sumatra.
Type locality: Sumatra, Batang Hari river,
Ferraris, C.J. Jr.,
2007. Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes:
Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary
types. Zootaxa 1418:1-628. Froese, R. and D. Pauly.
Editors. 2009. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic
publication. www.fishbase.org, version (11/2009).