Bolt Catfish (Aguarunichthys torosus)
Origin: Wild Peru
Locale: Rio Amazonas outside Iquitos
Diet: Insects and smaller fish. Will accept most frozen and prepared foods in the aquarium.
Adult Size: 12″+
Recommended Tank Size: 120 gallons+
Compatibility: Fairly aggressive, especially towards other catfish. Tankmates should be chosen with care.
Preferred Water Parameters
pH: 6.0 – 7.5