Clown panaque

The Clown panaque lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Is it a clown panaque (Panaque maccus) If so then they will eat a massive variety including algae and bogwood but do appreciate some frozen and tetra prima food seems to be a favorite with all panaques. More

The Clown Panaque is a shy fish but territorial within its own species. It will occasionally pick on significantly smaller fish, but most tankmates should be just fine. Panaques are wood eaters and driftwood is an absolute must in its aquarium. More

Common names

Clown panaque in English
Klovnsugemalle in Danish (dansk)
麥克巴拉圭鯰 in Mandarin Chinese
麦克巴拉圭鲶 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Loricariidae
Genus : Panaqolus
Species : Panaqolus maccus
Authority : Schaefer & Stewart, 1993