Tire Track Eel
The Tire Track Eel, scientifically known as Mastacembelus armatus, is a fascinating freshwater eel species originating from Southeast Asia. Recognized for its distinctive pattern resembling tire tracks, this nocturnal and secretive eel is often sought after by aquarium enthusiasts. Growing up to 3 feet in length, the Tire Track Eel requires a spacious aquarium with hiding spots, as it tends to burrow and conceal itself during the day. Known for its unique behavior of slithering across the tank bottom, this eel adds an intriguing dynamic to any aquarium setup. Keeping them in captivity requires attention to water quality and a varied diet, including live or frozen foods. Due to their captivating appearance and interesting behavior, Tire Track Eels are a popular choice for those looking to create a diverse and dynamic aquatic environment.