Notesthes robusta

Common Names: Bullrout
Freshwater Stonefish
Family: Tetrarogidae
Category: OthersFW
Distribution: Australia; Australia
Main Ecosystem: Stream; Slower-sluggish moving streams
Temperament: Aggressive; This fish can/will eat everything it can
Diet: Carnivore; This fish will eat everything it can fit in its mouth
Care: Substrate should be sandy so it can burrow itself.
6 - 8
15°C - 27°C
59°F - 81°F
Potential Size: Male: 27.94cm (11")
Female: 27.94cm (11")
Water Region: Bottom; Bottom
Activity: Diurnal; Diurnal
Gender: Not distinguishable
Breeding: No reported Accounts
Comments: This fish should only be handled with extreme care. The dorsal, anal and pelvic spines all have venom glands. A puncture wound from one of these spines can be excruciatingly painful.
Main Colours: Brown, Grey, Black
Markings: Striped And Spotted
Mouth: Normal
Tail: Convex
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Submitted By: Dakafall
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