Striped Raphael Catfish Tank Mate Help

  1. M

    Marine Man Valued Member Member

  2. Dlondon95

    Dlondon95 Well Known Member Member

    Welcome to Fishlore!

    They will work fine together. What tank size are they going in? Remember that raphael catfish need a minimum of a 55g tank.
     
  3. OP
    OP
    M

    Marine Man Valued Member Member

    good it is a 55gal
     
  4. Dlondon95

    Dlondon95 Well Known Member Member

    They should be good then.
     
  5. RogueAgent94

    RogueAgent94 Fishlore VIP Member

    I disagree. The Raphael could eat the Rams. They get large and will eat anything that fits in their mouth.
     
  6. c

    catsma_97504 Fishlore Legend Member

    Welcome to Fishlore

    I also do not believe the catfish belongs in a tank with rams or discus. He will eat the smaller rams and I do not believe will be able to tolerate the high temps a discus requires.