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post #1 of 4 Old 07-01-2011, 08:40 AM Thread Starter
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Hi, i was gifted a pair of catfish. Can someone ID their type please.
Here is the picture. Thanx.
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post #2 of 4 Old 07-01-2011, 09:07 AM
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Hi, i was gifted a pair of catfish. Can someone ID their type please.
Here is the picture. Thanx.
It's either Mystus bleekeri (Day's Mystus) or M.Vittatus (Striped Catfish). Their care is similiar...

PH of around 7, feed a variety of foods, and eventually they'll get big enough to eat small fish. They max out at around 6-7". Make sure it has hiding spaces in the form of tubes or plants.

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post #3 of 4 Old 07-01-2011, 09:10 AM Thread Starter
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Well that was spot on
Thanx loads for such n accurate and prompt reply...
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thats what I'm here for. :P

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