Elephant Nose Knifefish (Sternarchorhynchus oxyrhynchus)
Origin: Wild Peru
Locale: Rio Amazonas outside Iquitos
Diet: Feeds on small invertebrates in the wild. Will usually accept frozen foods in the aquarium.
Adult Size: 16″+
Recommended Tank Size: 90 gallon
Compatibility: Peaceful towards most tankmates. May be territorial with other knifefish.
Preferred Water Parameters
pH: 6.2 – 7.2