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Three Spot Leporinus (Leporinus friderici)

$19.99

An attractively marked, active swimming species of characin, the Threespot Leporinus is widespread throughout the Amazon and Orinoco basins, and has been recorded from the Guiana Shield to the upper Amazon. In the wild, it tends to be found in large aggregations in fast to moderate flowing waters, usually around submerged driftwood or aquatic vegetation. In the aquarium, they tend to be aggressive towards each other and other tankmates unless kept in a sufficiently large group (ideally 8-10 or more).

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Wild Oscar (Astronotus ocellatus) – Rio Caqueta Locale

$9.99

A wild form of the aquarium hobby classic, the Oscar from Colombia’s Rio Caqueta represents a new locality of the species with a distinctive color pattern. As with all Oscars, these are a large growing and predatory fish that require large aquariums as adults. Feeding a varied diet of high quality prepared and frozen foods will help ensure their best colors as they grow.

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Goldline Caqueta Knifefish (Sternopygus sp. ‘Caqueta’)

$49.99

A new and likely undescribed species of knifefish originating in Colombia’s Rio Caqueta, this species appears to be related to the Goldline Knifefish (Sternopygus macrurus). A large species which will readily eat small fish, these knifefish are ideal for a species tank or a community aquarium consisting of large but relatively peaceful tankmates. Like most knifefish, they appreciate having ample hiding places but are not particularly shy.

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Black Dragon Cactus Pleco (Pseudacanthicus serratus)

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One of the most distinctive of all the Cactus Plecos of the genus Pseudacanthicus, the Black Dragon or Serratus Pleco is a jet black, heavily spined species known only from Suriname. Like most of its relatives, they are largely carnivorous and prefer a protein rich diet. In the aquarium, they should be given ample hiding places and care should be taken with any other bottom dwelling tankmate as they can be extremely territorial.

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Suriname Spangle Pike Cichlid (Crenicichla nickeriensis)

$99.99

This rare, medium-sized Pike Cichlid from Suriname is considered part of the “saxatilis group” of pikes which includes most of the gold spangled or gold spotted species. Little is known about its habits and habitat in the wild, but like most saxatilis-type pikes are medium-growing, relatively peaceful species.

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Brokopondo Peacock Bass (Cichla cf. ocellaris ‘brokopondo’)

$89.99$299.99

One of the most distinctively marked, colorful, and sought after of the Peacock Bass, the Brokpondo Peacock Bass is found only in the waters around Suriname’s Lake Brokopondo. Although currently considered a form of C. ocellaris, it is likely that the Brokopondo variant may be a distinct species. Like all Cichla, they are large, powerful, predatory fish and should be kept by experienced aquarists with suitably large aquariums to house these fish as adults.

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Parrot Puffer (Colomesus psittacus)

$74.99

A rarely seen relative of the popular Amazon Puffer (Colomesus asellus), the Parrot Puffer is found in coastal waters of Northeastern South America where it inhabits light to moderate brackish environments. A voracious eater, they should be kept with fast-moving (if any tankmates), although they do not appear to be aggressive towards each other in the aquarium. The addition of some salt to create at least slightly brackish conditions is recommended.

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Gold Dust Stingray (Potamotrygon marinae) Pair

$899.99

A rare, recently described species of freshwater ray from the Marowijne (Maroni) River basin on the Suriname/French Guiana border, P. marinae is also known as the Gold Dust Stingray. With a beautiful, high contrast pattern, this species is rare in the hobby and very sought after. Photos show actual rays available for sale. PRICE IS FOR MALE/FEMALE PAIR

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Lemonfin Barb (Hypsibarbus wetmorei)

$7.49

A medium growing, peaceful cyprinid found throughout Thailand and Southeast Asia, the Lemonfin or Yellowtail Tinfoil Barb is typically found in loose schools in the wild. A striking, active fish which usually inhabits well-oxygenated waters with moderate to high flow, large specimens make for an impressive display in large mixed-species aquariums. This species is a popular dither species with predatory fish and cichlid keepers as they are hardy, active, and generally compatible with most similarly-sized tankmates.

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Swordspine Snook (Centropomus ensiferus)

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A rare, smaller growing species of true snook found in the coastal waters of Northeastern South America, the Swordspine Snook is a unique species for a larger predator aquarium. Unlike most of their relatives, these fish are generally found in pure freshwater to slightly brackish environments, and while they occasionally migrate into strong brackish or marine waters in the wild they will thrive in a typical freshwater aquarium. A predatory fish, they will eat anything small enough to fit in their mouths although tend not to be aggressive towards tankmates.

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True Piramutaba Catfish (Brachyplatystoma vaillantii)

$199.99

One of the largest of the Amazon giant catfish, the Piramutaba is an important food fish throughout much of its range, which extends from the headwaters of the Amazon in the Andes to its mouth at the far Eastern edge of Brazil as well as the Guianas. Known to undertake massive migrations to spawn, this open water predator is typically found in murky, fast-moving waters in main river channels and due to its huge adult size and active nature is only suitable for the largest custom aquariums or indoor ponds. Very similar to the more well-known Piraiba Catfish (B. filamentosum), the Piramutaba can be distinguished by their distinctive deeply forked caudal fin and lack of spotting.

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True Piraiba Catfish (Brachyplatystoma filamentosum)

$499.99$999.99

One of the largest of the Amazon giant catfish, the Piraiba is an important food fish throughout much of its range, which extends from the headwaters of the Amazon in the Andes to its mouth at the far Eastern edge of Brazil as well as the Guianas. Known to undertake massive migrations to spawn, this open water predator is typically found in murky, fast-moving waters in main river channels and due to its huge adult size and active nature is only suitable for the largest custom aquariums or indoor ponds. The true giant Piraiba is found in the coastal waters of Suriname, where our fish are collected from.

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Maroni Eartheater (Geophagus harreri)

$69.99

A unique species of eartheater from the Marowijne River Basin in the Northeastern coastal region of South America, G. harreri is a beautiful and rarely seen fish. Like most eartheaters, it is best kept in groups in an appropriately large aquariums with a fine sand substrate for them to sift through.

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Brokopondo Eartheater (Geophagus brokopondo)

$79.99

A colorful and rarely seen eartheater from the Brokopondo lake and the surrounding rivers in Suriname, the Brokopondo Eartheater is considered part of the ‘Surinamensis’ complex of closely-related species. With intense blue, red, and green coloration and long, flowing ventral fin streamers, this showy species is best kept in groups in an aquarium with fine sand substrate. Like most of its relatives, it is a fairly peaceful cichlid.

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Wild Pink Spot Suriname Angel (Pterophyllum scalare)

$39.99

A distinctive wild form of Angelfish found in the rivers and flooded forests of Suriname, the Pink Spot or “Suriname Altum” Angel is a rarity in the hobby. Although they are considered a locality variant of P. scalare, they have a sharply notched nose similar to the true Altum and develop pink/red spots as adults.