Pseudomystus Siamensis
Valid as *Leiocassis Siamensis*

Species Information

Pseudomystus siamensis

Native to Africa and Asia (to Japan and Borneo).

A spine before dorsal fin. Dorsal soft rays usually 6 or 7.

Sometimes known as the Asian bumblebee catfish. Older specimens tend to lose the distinguishing coloration, the white no longer sharply contrasted against the black.

Does well in a community tank and will not harm fishes smaller than itself. It is a hardy eater, nocturnal, but may be active during the day. Its temperature range is broad but does best in the mid-seventies. Water quality is no problem but its native waters is soft, acid water., this should be considered if breeding the fish is intended.

Feeding of regular aquarium fare is acceptable. 

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