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Four Line Pictus Catfish (Pimelodus blochii)

$8.99

A medium-growing, active schooling fish, the Four Line Pictus Catfish is found throughout much of the Amazon, Orinoco, and Guyana Shield in South America. In the wild, they usually inhabit shallow water with medium to fast-moving current and typically shoal in large groups. A hardy aquarium fish, they should be given plenty of open space for swimming and are best kept in groups of 6 or more. They make an excellent addition to larger aquariums with peaceful South or Central American Cichlids.

Assorted Male Longfin Betta (Betta splendens)

$3.99

Probably the single most popular fish kept around the world, the Betta or Siamese Fighting fish has been popular in its native Thailand for centuries, and has been bred into dozens of color forms and strains. The longfin strain originated in the early 20th century and is now the “standard” pet B. splendens. Incredibly hardy, and with the ability to breathe air from the surface, these fish are popular “bowl fish” but really will do best in a small aquarium with a heater and some form of filtration. As their name implies, males of this species will fight and must be kept singly but females can be kept in groups.

Assortment note: Our assortment includes a variety of colors including blue, red, green, purple, and others. If you have a specific color you’d like you can request it in the order notes and we will make our best effort to select that color if possible.

Assorted Female Betta (Betta splendens)

$3.99

Probably the single most popular fish kept around the world, the Betta or Siamese Fighting fish has been popular in its native Thailand for centuries, and has been bred into dozens of color forms and strains. The longfin strain originated in the early 20th century and is now the “standard” pet B. splendens. Incredibly hardy, and with the ability to breathe air from the surface, these fish are popular “bowl fish” but really will do best in a small aquarium with a heater and some form of filtration. As their name implies, males of this species will fight and must be kept singly but females can be kept in groups.

Assortment note: Our assortment includes a variety of colors including blue, red, green, purple, and others. If you have a specific color you’d like you can request it in the order notes and we will make our best effort to select that color if possible.

Ornate Bushfish (Microctenopoma ansorgii)

$19.99

A beautifully marked, small growing fish found in warm blackwater pools within the Congo River basin, the Ornate Bushfish or Ornate Ctenopoma is a unique, social species which spends most of its life hunting tiny invertebrates among leaf litter and aquatic vegetation. In the aquarium, they require warm temperatures, soft, acidic water, and will benefit from the addition of tannins from driftwood or other botanicals. Best kept in a species tank or with other small, peaceful fish, Ornate Bushfish will do best in a group and should be provided plenty of small protein-rich frozen foods like small bloodworms, enriched brine, or mysis.

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Altum Angel (Pterophyllum altum)

$34.99$49.99

The most sought after of all the freshwater angels, the Altum or High Back Angel comes from the acidic blackwater reaches of the Orinoco River in Colombia and Venezuela. These beautiful but delicate fish require warm, soft water and excellent water quality to thrive. Best kept in groups of 5 or more, the Altum Angel is an unmistakable show fish ideal for a large display aquarium. Our Altum Angels are imported directly and conditioned carefully in soft water systems before being shipped, allowing us to offer only robust, healthy, well-acclimated fish to our customers.

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L027c Gold/Thunder Line Royal Pleco (Panaque armbrusteri)

$74.99$89.99

L027c Goldline Royal Pleco (Panaque armbrusteri)

One of the most vibrantly colored variants of Royal Pleco, the Goldline originates from the rocky, fast-moving waters of the middle and upper Tapajos river in Brazil. Like all species of Panaque, they have specialized teeth and are adapted to eat and even digest wood, although the Goldline Royal Pleco also feeds on submerged vegetation. Conditions in the aquarium should be as close to their wild habitat as possible, with fast current, warm temperatures, and excellent water quality. Due to their specialized diet, we recommend providing driftwood for grazing and feeding a specialty diet like Repashy Morning Wood.

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Kelberi Peacock Bass (Cichla kelberi)

$22.99$29.99

With distinctive golden coloration and a much smaller adult size than other peacock bass of the genus Cichla, the Kelberi is among the most popular of these large predatory cichlids in the aquarium hobby. Originating from the rivers of Southeastern Brazil (including the Tocantins), these fish are popular food and sport fish in their native range. Like all peacock bass, Kelberis require very large aquariums and should only be kept by experienced hobbyists. Kelberi Peacock Bass are powerful predators, and will eat any fish that can fit in their large mouths. They are best kept in small groups with similarly sized cichlids although aggression and territoriality can become an issue as they reach maturity.

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Retroculus lapidifer

$24.99$59.99

The Retroculus lapidifer is an uncommon an unique cichlid from the fast flowing rivers of Brazil, Retroculus are distant relatives of the more well known South American eartheaters. All Retroculus species have a greatly reduced swim bladders and are primarily bottom dwellers, living in sandy and rocky shallows in well-oxygenated streams, often in or around rapids. A social fish, they are often found in small groups and in the breeding season they excavate nests using small rocks. Care in aquaria is straightforward but all Retroculus are particularly sensitive to water quality and frequent partial water changes are a must for long term health.

 

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Azul Peacock Bass (Cichla piquiti)

$24.99$34.99

With distinctive blueish gray as adults, the Azul or Piquiti Peacock Bass is among the most popular of the large predatory cichlids in the aquarium hobby. These fish are popular food and sport fish in their native range. Like all peacock bass, Azuls require very large aquariums and should only be kept by experienced hobbyists. Azul Peacock Bass are powerful predators, and will eat any fish that can fit in their large mouths. They are best kept in small groups with similarly sized cichlids although aggression and territoriality can become an issue as they reach maturity.

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L330 Watermelon Royal Pleco (Panaque cf. nigrolineatus)

$39.99$214.99

One of the most distinctively patterned of all the Royal Plecos, the L330 Watermelon or Spotted Royal is a large growing and impressive Loricariid found in parts of the Orinoco basin in Colombia and Venezuela. Like all of their relatives in the genus Panaque, they have specialized teeth that they use to graze on driftwood. In the aquarium, they should be provided with plenty of driftwood and specialized foods for wood eaters like Repashy’s xylivore gel diet or Sera’s catfish chips. As a large growing and messy fish, they require a large aquarium and frequent water changes to ensure optimal water quality.

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Red Spot Green Discus – Wild Jurua (Symphisidon aequifasciatus)

$99.99

Long considered the most beautiful of all freshwater aquarium fish, the discus remains a popular fish for serious hobbyists. Regular, large water changes, a protein-rich varied diet, and warm water temperatures (78-84) will create ideal conditions for discus to thrive. Wild discus like the Red Spotted Green are  sensitive to water quality and are best kept by experienced hobbyists, however their reputation for being challenging isn’t entirely deserved. They will do best in soft, slightly acidic water and may take weeks or even months to display their optimal colors in an aquarium but will reward patient aquarists with spectacular coloration and natural behaviors. Discus are found in loose aggregations in the wild, and should be kept in groups of at least 5 in the aquarium (8-10 is ideal). Wi

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Indo-Pacific Tarpon (Megalops cyprinoides)

$54.99

The Indo-Pacific Tarpon is a widely distributed predator found throughout the coastal regions of the Pacific and Indian Oceans. Although they can tolerate full marine conditions, they are more often found in fresh or brackish water habitats close to the coast. Juvenile fish are a uniform silver, but develop a distinctive red and black trim on the tail as they grow. As an open water swimmer and predator growing to a massive adult size, the Indo-Pacific Tarpon is suitable only for the largest home aquariums.

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L234 Dragon Hifin Pleco (Megalancistrus parananus)

$199.99

One of the largest and most massive species of South American plecos, the Hifin Dragon Pleco originates from the fast moving rivers of Southern Brazil and grows to a massive 24″ or larger in size. A grazer and scavenger, this pleco should be fed a varied diet of vegetable matter, protein, and sinking pellets or gel diets. Relatively hardy, the Hifin Dragon Pleco is a true monster fish suitable only for very large aquariums with plentiful hiding places and excellent water quality.

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Goliath Tiger Fish (Hydrocynus goliath)

$174.99$359.99

Living up to its name, the Goliath Tigerfish is a monstrous and fierce predator originating in the fast flowing waters of the Congo River basin in Central Africa. A strict carnivore, the Goliath Tigerfish sports a mouthful of prominent, large teeth which it uses to grab hold of prey. They are aggressive towards tankmates and with an adult size of well over 48″ should only be kept by experienced hobbyists with an enormous aquarium or ideally an indoor pond. African Tigerfish are sensitive to water quality and require clean, well-oxygenated water with a moderate to strong current.

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Papuan Orange Crayfish (Cherax holthuisi ‘orange’)

$49.99

One of several rare species of Cherax crayfish found in the lakes and streams of Papua, the Papuan Orange Crayfish is a strikingly marked crustacean with a uniform pale orange coloration with blue highlights and distinctive black eyes. Found in warm, alkaline waters, these crayfish are fairly adaptable to aquarium conditions. As a scavenger, they will feed readily on most frozen or prepared sinking diets. Like most crayfish, the Papuan Orange prefer a dimly lit aquarium with multiple hiding places although once acclimated to the aquarium are not shy.