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Maturity Size: 35.5 cm
Average Lifespan: 12+ years
Experience Level: Intermediate
Activity: Bottom Dwelling Predator
Eating Characteristics: A carnivore, feed meaty foods such as earthworms, shrimp, bloodworms, mussels and fish fillets such as silversides. Feed once a day.
Tank Size: 55+ gallons
Warning: Must have a spacious tank with exceptional filtration. Prefers a sandy substrate with plenty of hiding places. A secure lid is a must as this fish is a known escape. They prefer acidic water. Don't add fish smaller than 3" to be tank mates.
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