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Oddball Fish Retailer of the Year 2019

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Oddball Fish

Oddball and unusual fish, rare imports and
not-often-stocked tropical fish

- Current Stock for sale, updated 21st January 2020

Eels (Spiny eels, true eels, etc)
Gymnothorax tile ('Freshwater' Moray eel)
Macrognathus circumcinctus (Banded spiny eel)
Mastacembelus dayi (stunning eel similar to Tyre Track eel, but does not grow as large)
Mastacembelus erythrotaenia (Fire eels)

Knifefish
Apteronotus albifrons (Black ghost knife)
Chitala chitala (Clown knifefish)
Gymnotus pedonopterus (Banded Knifefish)

Piranha
Pygocentrus nattereri (Red belly) - juveniles available
Pygocentrus piraya (Black tailed/Sao Francisco Piranha)
Serrasalmus manuelli (Green Tiger Piranha) - 3 available
Serrasalmus rhombeus, Diamond Rhom Black piranha (Brazil) - 4 available

Polypterids (bichirs)
Erpetoichthys calabaricus (Ropefish/Reedfish)
Polypterus delhezi (Armoured bichir)
Polypterus endlicheri
Polypterus lapradei
Polypterus ornatipinnis (Ornate bichir)
Polypterus palmas "buettikoferi" - Senegal River
Polypterus senegalus (Senegal bichir)
Polypterus teugelsi (Teugels' bichir, Cameroon)
Polypterus weeksii

Puffers
Carinotetraodon irrubesco (Red-tailed Redeye puffer)
Carinotetraodon travancoricus (Dwarf puffer/Pygmy puffer)
Colomesus asellus (South American puffer)
Tetraodon fluviatilis (Green/Topaz puffer)
Tetraodon lineatus (Nile/fahaka puffer)
Tetraodon mbu (Giant freshwater puffer)

Rainbowfish
Chilatherina bleheri (Bleher's rainbowfish)
Glossolepis dorityi (Dority's rainbowfish, Grime River)
Glossolepis incisus (Red Rainbowfish)
Glossolepis pseudoincisus (Tami River / Millenium Rainbowfish)
Glossolepis wanamensis (Lake Wanam Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia affinis "Dansari River"
Melanotaenia boesemani (Boeseman's rainbow)
Melanotaenia boesemani "Lake Aitinjo" (Boeseman's rainbow)
Melanotaenia herbertaxelrodi (Lake Tebera Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia kamaka (Kamaka Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia lacustris (Blue / Lake Kutubu Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia maccullochi "Skull Creek" (Dwarf Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia parkinsoni (Parkinson's Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia parva (Sunset Dwarf Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia praecox (Neon Dwarf Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia splendida australis (Red Striped Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia splendida "Rawa biru"
Melanotaenia trifasciata (Banded Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia trifasciata "Goyder River" (Banded Rainbowfish)
Pseudomugil gertrudae "Aru IV" (Spotted Blue-eye rainbow)
Pseudomugil paskai (Paska's Blue-eye rainbow)

Snakeheads
Channa aurantimaculata (Golden Cobra snakehead)
Channa micropeltes (Red snakehead)
Channa pulchra
Channa stewarti

Stingrays (freshwater)
Triple-A Venezuelan Marble motoro, female
Marble motoro, males

Miscellaneous Oddball and Rare fish
Abramites hypselonotus (Marbled Headstander)
Acanthocobitis botia (Leopard Loach)
African Tigerfish (Hydrocynus vittatus)
Alestopetersius smykalai
Anostomus ternetzi
Barbonymus schwanenfeldii (Twin-bar tinfoil barb)
Bathyaethiops caudomaculatus (African Moon Tetra)
Brycinus longipinnis (African Long-Finned Tetra)
Brycon dentax
Brycon sp. Giant Brycon
Celestichthys/Danio margaritatus (Celestial Pearl Danio, aka Galaxy Rasbora)
Crossocheilus reticulatus (Fishnet Flying Fox)
Ctenopoma kingsleyi
Datnioides microlepis (Siamese/Sumatran Tigerfish) - juveniles + 10in specimens
Desmopuntius rhomboocellatus (Orange Snakeskin barb)
Distichodus decemmaculatus, rare
Distichodus lefini
Dormitator maculata (Blue gill / Jade goby)
Epiplatys dageti (Red-chinned Panchax)
Exodon paradoxus (Bucktoothed tetra)
Giuris margaritacea (Snakehead gudgeon)
Gnathocharax steindachneri (S. American tetra)
Gnathonemus petersii (Elephantnose)
Hampala macrolepidota (Hampala barb)
Hemigrammus ulreyi, Broken Line Tetra, not often imported
Hoplias aimara, rarely imported Wolf fish - living with other large fish!
Hoplias sp. wild-caught Wolf fish similar to H. malabaricus, juveniles
Hypselobarbus jerdoni (Jerdon's Carp)
Leporinus gossei - rarely seen
Lungfish, African (Protopterus aethiopicus), Albino - very rare
Lungfish, West African (Protopterus annectens)
Metynnis fasciatus (Tiger Striped Dollars)
Metynnis sp. "Peru", wild-caught
Moenkhausia dichroura (Bandtail Tetra)
Myloplus (Myleus) rubripinnis (Red Hook Dollar)
Myloplus (Myleus) schromburgkii, thin bar
Myloplus (Myleus) schromburgkii, wide bar type
Nemacheilus/Mesonoemacheilus triangularis (Zodiac Loach)
Osteoglossum bicirrhosum (Silver arowana)
Osteoglossum ferreirai (Black Arowana)
Phenacogrammus sp. "Fantastique" (Cherry Red Congo Tetra)
Phenacogrammus sp. "Yellow Ringo"
Puntius bimaculatus (Two-spot/Redside barb)
Puntius denisonii (Red Line Torpedo barb)
Scatophagus tetracanthus (African Banded Scat) Rarely imported
Semaprochilodus taeniurus (Flag tail prochilodus)
Serpenticobitis octozona (Serpent loach)
Sinibotia robusta, very nice
Sundadanio axelrodi "Green", few only
Syncrossus berdmorei (Royal Botia)
Tateurndina ocellicauda (Peacock Goby)
Toxotes blythii (Clouded Archerfish)
Yasuhikotakia / Botia eos (Sun Loach)

See separate list for Shrimp and other freshwater inverts.

   
 



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