Species group: Catfish
Other common names: Bumblebee Catfish; Siamese Catfish
Scientific name: Pseudomystus siamensis
The Asian Bumblebee Catfish is native to the Chao Phraya and Mekong river basins in Thailand. It feeds on aquatic insect larvae.
The Asian Bumblebee Catfish has a yellow - dark grey body with irregular vertical bars.
The South American Bumblebee Catfish can be aggressive to its own species, and other similar catfish.
20 gallons per fish. It is a shy, nocturnal species and needs to be provided with plenty of hiding spaces such as driftwood, plants and rock caves.