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Pseudoplatystoma fasciatum
Tiger shovelnose catfish

Tiger shovelnose catfish are simply too big for home aquariums

Tiger shovelnose catfish are simply too big for home aquariums

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Fishkeeping Facts and Tips

Vegetarian fish Some catfish have a largely vegetarian diet; feed them potato, lettuce, cucumber or blanched peas. Some of these will have to be weighted down, or held in place with a commercially available 'lettuce grip'. As with all fish, do not over feed; remove uneaten vegetable matter after a couple days


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