Although growing large this is an inoffensive fish
and as such, robust tank mates should be avoided.
Water parameters will need to be at the highest quality
to keep this catfish in good health. Sexual
Differences: When mature, males have a thicker
snout and sports odontodes (hair like appendages),
you can run your hand down this and feel if
it is a male as females do not carry this trait, and
also their snout is somewhat slimmer. Diet:
Feed vegetable food such as algae, cucumber, courgette
(zucchini), spinach, lettuce and peas but will also
eat other foods in the aquarium.