How hard are they to keep?
We would class this as a medium care level.
What is its maximum size?
Where are they from?
The Cuckoo Catfish originates from Lake Tanganyika.
How many can I keep?
Best kept in groups of 4 or more. A generally peaceful fish, an ideal attractive addition to a Malawi or Tanganyikan set up. Can also be kept in boisterous set ups although may eat smaller passive fish
What are the ideal water conditions?
Ideal water conditions are a temperature between 21-26 degrees. A P.H of 7.5-9. Provide plenty of rocks and caves.