Elephantnose Fish (Gnathonemus petersii)
Size: 4 inches to 5 inches
Very unique and fun fish to have that originates from the Niger River in Africa. These guys are very active and are a great addition to your tank. Though skittish at first, once it adjusts to the new environment, it will become quite "tame" and will readily come up for feed and recognize its owner!
A unique Mormyrid with a “snout” that resembles an elephants nose. Used for digging up worms and other tasty foods they are great for those looking for a fish with great personality and the ability to recognize their caretaker (even eat out of their hand