Upside-down Catfish

Upside-down Catfish - AllPondSolutions

Upside-down Catfish

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Scientific Name: Synodontis nigriventris

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Approximate purchase size : 2.5 - 3.5cm
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How easy are they to care for?
We would class this fish as an easy level of care.

How large can they grow?

Where in the world are they from?
Found throughout the Demogratic Rebulic of Congo and Cameroon

What is the ideal number to keep together?
Should be kept in groups of at least 3-4

What water conditions do they require?
Will happily live in a wide range of water conditions. Temperature ranges from 24 - 27 degrees C with a pH range of 6.5 - 7.5.

What should you feed them?
Sinking pellets should be fed as it is unlikely this species will come to the surface to feed. Will benefit from frozen and live foods

How compatible are they with other fish?
As one of the more peaceful Synodontis varieties they will happily cohabit with most species but avoid overly aggressive tankmates.