Farlowella Long Nose Catfish

The long nose farlowella is an unusual looking and  prolific catfish from South America. The snout is often as long as an inch the the body is shaped like a twig for camouflage. Farlowellas tend to stick to the side of the fish tank and swim slowly from time to time in search of scraps.

  • Scientific name: Farlowella acus
  • Origin: South America
  • Max size: 6 inches
  • Lifespan: 6 years
  • Food: Scavenger, flake, pellet
  • Shipping Size: Approx. 3 to 4 inches