Chrysichthys ornatus

Chrysichthys ornatus


common name: Ornate Bagrid

synonyms: Amarginops ornatus

habitat: Congo River 

temperature: 18-28°C

size: about 15-20 cm

food: every common food but should be mainly fed with carnivor food 

aquarium size: you can keep one or two in an aquarium with 112l

socialization: can be kept with every other calm fish, which are big enough to be not eaten and which do not use the caves of the Chrysichthys

reproduction: not yet 


remark: he lays the most time in his cave