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Porthole catfish

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Siluriformes
Genus  Dianema
Higher classification  Dianema
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Callichthyidae
Scientific name  Dianema longibarbis
Rank  Species
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Similar  Dianema, Flagtail catfish, Catfish, Callichthyidae, Rust corydoras

Porthole catfish


The porthole catfish or slender catfish, Dianema longibarbis, is a tropical freshwater fish belonging to the Callichthyinae sub-family of the Callichthyidae family. It originates in inland waters in South America, and is found in the Amazon River basin in Brazil and Peru.

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The fish will grow in length up to 8.2 centimetres (3.2 in). It natively inhabits waters with a pH range of 5.5 to 7.5, a hardness of 2 - 20 DH, and a temperature of 22° - 26°C (72° - 79°F).

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References

Porthole catfish Wikipedia


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