Mottled Spiny Eel (Mastacembelus albomaculatus)

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Mottled Spiny Eel

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Mottled Spiny Eel

Mastacembelus albomaculatus

Moderate

170.344 liters
170,343.53 mL
170.3 Litres (45 US G.)

20.32 cm 15.2-20.3cm (6-8 ")

sg

Freshwater

pH

8.0 - 9.5

295.928 K
22.778 °C
532.67 °R
300.372 K
27.222 °C
540.67 °R
22.8-27.2°C (73 -81 °F)

8-25 °d

1:1 M:F

5-10 years





Contents

Additional names

Mottled Spiny Eel

Additional scientific names

Afromastacembelus albomaculatus, Caecomastacembelus albomaculatus


Origin

Sexing

Females are wider in girth. Only possible to sex once the fish is mature. Not known to breed in captivity.

Tank compatibility

Diet

Will take most meaty foods including ghost shrimp, brine shrimp, bloodworm and tubifex. Prefers live food.

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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