07-13-2008, 12:42 AM #1
Help needed with weird catfish ID!! Im stumped
Check these pics out and see if you pros can help me ID this cat
07-13-2008, 12:44 AM #2
07-13-2008, 12:53 AM #3
to me, it looks like a furrious ballius, they have a 150g min. though, you need to upgrade!!!!
07-13-2008, 01:07 AM #4
No dont listen to jess or cocoa thay dont have a clue about catfish! lol, it is without a dout a and quite litrally a walking catfish lmao... Nice joke
07-13-2008, 01:10 AM #5
LOL!! Love it - whatever kind it is! although I think I agree with PP - walking catfish! Haha.Jade
125 gal- chromobotia macracanthus, Baryancistrus beggini(L239)
60 gal - planning for (tentatively) Celestial pearl danios and a pseudacanthicus cf. leopardus (L-114) - pterygoplichthys disjunctivus (needs a new home!)
20 gal - pangio kuhlii
10 gal Q tank
Counting the YEARS to get my 200 gal!!
07-13-2008, 01:14 AM #6
Hmm, looks like the bonsai kitten has been upgraded to a larger tank.
07-13-2008, 01:27 AM #7
mmm I believe it may be one of those rare felinous tigress catfish --- think you have your hands full with that one and also curious of what your ph is???Kim
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07-13-2008, 02:53 AM #8
Yes ,it is a curiosity.Im just trying to figure out how to avoid clogging my filter with its scales er.. a? eh hem, fur!I also wonder if its the type that will eat its tankmates,do you think its one of those that if it fits in its mouth its food?And if I have to find a new home for it how much will shipping cost ?Thank you all for your help IDng this wonder of nature
07-13-2008, 03:11 AM #9
Oh man I had one of those too. I will tell ya they are a pest fish not even a real aquarium fish.....
Good news is they are easy to get rid of just put a dogfish in the tank and presto they move out of the area real quick.This posting was approved by:
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07-13-2008, 03:19 AM #10