Scientific Name: Petrocephalus bovei bovei
Ease of Care: Moderate
Approximate Arrival Size: 2 to 4 inches
Approximate Full Size: 8 inches
Diet: Frozen Bloodworms, Frozen Brine Shrimp, Live Blackworms
The Baby Whale is an intelligent Mormyrid that is an interesting fish to keep, and it has quite a good personality. These fish are active, but they will need a cave or some type of hiding spot to seek cover in the aquarium. The "baby whale" is a carnivore, and it should be fed a diet of live and frozen foods such as ghost shrimp, blood worms and black worms.