Fish / Freshwater

Pictus Catfish Information

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The Pictus cat is a small sized freshwater ray finned fish which is also known as Angelicus catfish, Polka Dot Pictus or Polka Dot Catfish. It is very popular fish among the aquarium hobbyist due to their hardiness and beautiful color pattern. It is a native to the Amazon and Orinoco River in Colombia, Venezuela, Peru and Brazil. It is a shoaling fish which form shoal in groups of 6 or more individuals. It is found in shallow flowing water over sandy or muddy substrate including both major river channels and their tributaries.

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