restricted to areas with fast flowing waters, deep pools or
rapids. Prefer habitats associated with rocky substrates.
Occur in the mainstream of the Mekong River. Avoids
tributaries and swamps. Reported to undertake short, local
migrations. Active during twilight and night. Feed on
fishes, crustaceans and insects. Spawning sites are found in
inundated forests. Mature adults breed during the rainy
season. Occasionally seen in the aquarium trade. Has been
bred for several years in Thailand.