Leopard Eel (Mastacembelus cf. dayi)
Origin: Wild Salween River, Thai/Myanmar Border
Diet: Predator, feeds on insects, fish, and crustaceans in the wild. Will accept frozen foods but can be finicky at first.
Adult Size: 18″
Recommended Tank Size: 90 gallon
Compatibility: Generally not aggressive towards tankmates too big to be considered a meal. Should not be kept with overly aggressive fish which may nip at their fins or that may outcompete them for food.
Preferred Water Parameters
pH: 7.0 – 8.2