Common Name: Platinum Senegal Bichir
Scientific Name: Polypterus senegalus
Country of Origin: Widely Distributed Around Africa
Wild Caught / Captive Bred: Captive Bred
Diet: Carnivore. This fish is not a fussy eater and does well with a high protein diet of meaty frozen foods and pellets.
Compatibility: Semi Aggressive. Generally does quite well with tank mates but should only be kept with tank mates large enough to not fit inside its mouth
Current Size: 3”
Adult Size: 6-8"
Recommended Tank Size: 45+ Gallons
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