Fresh Water

African Glass Cat

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Species Name

  • African Glass Cat

Latin Name

  • Parailia pellucida

Family

  • Schilbeidae

Origin

  • Central America

Care

  • intermediate

Environment

  • open water

Water pH Levels

  • 5.5-6.5

Temperature

  • 70-78 F

Minimum Tank Size

  • 10 gal

Maximum Size in Aquarium

  • 3"

Species Origin

  • wild

Compatibility

  • general community

Diet

  • carnivore

Reproduction Type

  • egg layer

Reproduction Difficulty

  • difficult

Size-Small

  • 1-2"

Size-Medium

  • 2-3"