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Clarius Catfish

Clarius Catfish


4-5cm Clarias Catfish.

Clarius Batrachus

Water Quality: Will require a water temperature of 20°C - 26°C with a pH of 5.5 - 8

Compatability: Highly predatory will eat any fish in can fit into its mouth, can be kept with other similar sized tough fish such as larger barbs and cichlids.

Diet: A not so very fussy omnivore that will eat virtually anything offered so a mixed diet of flake, pellet and live or frozen foods will be required for optimal health.

Inhabits river systems, swamps, pools, rice paddies, canals and ditches. It’s often found in stagnant waters left over after the rivers have been in flood.

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