Black Ghost Knifefish


Size: Approx. 4″

Minimum Tank Size: 75 – 200 gallons
Care Level: Moderate
Temperament: Semi Aggressive
Aquarium Hardiness: Hardy as adults
Water Conditions: 73 – 82° F, 5 – 19 dGH, pH 6.0-8.0
Max. Size: 20″
Color: Black
Tank Compatability: Mid level swimmer, aggressive to smaller fish
Diet: Omnivorous and will readily consume a variety of live foods – such as meat and worms, or flaked foods
Origin: Panama and South America
Family: Apteronotidae
Lifespan: Up to 15 years
Aquarist Experience Level: Advanced