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Oddball Fish Retailer of the Year 2019

Oddball Fish Retailer of the Year 2017

Oddball Fish Retailer of the Year 2013

   

















 

Oddball Fish

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

- Current Stock for sale, updated 1st July 2020

Eels (Spiny eels, true eels, etc)
Gymnothorax polyuranodon ('Freshwater' Tiger Moray eel)
Macrognathus circumcinctus (Banded spiny eel)
Macrognathus pancalus (Green/Yellowtail spiny eel)
Synbranchus marmoratus (Marbled Tulip eel)

Knifefish
Apteronotus albifrons (Black ghost knife)
Apteronotus leptorhynchus (Brown ghost knife)
Chitala chitala (Clown knifefish)
Chitala chitala (Clown knifefish), albino
Xenomystus nigri (African knife fish)

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

Polypterids (bichirs)
Erpetoichthys calabaricus (Ropefish/Reedfish)
Polypterus palmas "buettikoferi" - Senegal River
Polypterus teugelsi (Teugels' bichir, Cameroon)

Puffers
Tetraodon fluviatilis (Green/Topaz puffer)
Tetraodon lineatus (Nile/fahaka puffer)

Rainbowfish
Chilatherina bleheri (Bleher's rainbowfish), females only
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 herbertaxelrodi (Lake Tebera Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia lacustris (Blue / Lake Kutubu Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia maccullochi "Skull Creek" (Dwarf Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia parkinsoni (Parkinson's Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia parva (Sunset Dwarf Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia sp. "Running River" - few left
Melanotaenia splendida australis (Red Striped Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia splendida "Rawa biru"
Melanotaenia trifasciata "Goyder River" (Banded Rainbowfish)
Pseudomugil paskai (Paska's Blue-eye rainbow)

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

Stingrays (freshwater)
Potamotrygon wallacei (formerly cf hystrix), adult female, 14in disc

Miscellaneous Oddball and Rare fish
Abramites hypselonotus (Marbled Headstander)
Acanthocobitis botia (Leopard Loach)
Alestopetersius brichardi
Alestopetersius smykalai
Ambastaia sidthimunki (Dwarf Chain Loach)
Anostomus ternetzi
Astyanax sp. rare import, limited number
Barbonymus schwanenfeldii (Twin-bar tinfoil barb)
Barilius (Opsarius) barna
Bathyaethiops caudomaculatus (African Moon Tetra)
Betta imbellis (Peaceful Betta / Crescent Betta)
Brycinus longipinnis (African Long-Finned Tetra)
Brycon dentax
Celestichthys/Danio margaritatus (Celestial Pearl Danio, aka Galaxy Rasbora)
Crossocheilus reticulatus (Fishnet Flying Fox)
Ctenopoma congicum
Ctenopoma kingsleyi
Datnioides microlepis (Siamese/Sumatran Tigerfish) - juveniles + 10in specimens
Desmopuntius rhomboocellatus (Orange Snakeskin barb)
Distichodus decemmaculatus, rare
Dormitator maculata (Blue gill / Jade goby)
Epiplatys dageti (Red-chinned Panchax)
Exodon paradoxus (Bucktoothed tetra)
Giuris margaritacea (Snakehead gudgeon)
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
Leporinus gossei - rarely seen
Lungfish, African (Protopterus aethiopicus), Albino - very rare
Lungfish, West African (Protopterus annectens)
Metynnis fasciatus (Tiger Striped Dollars)
Moenkhausia dichroura (Bandtail Tetra)
Myloplus (Myleus) rubripinnis (Red Hook Dollar)
Myloplus (Myleus) schromburgkii, thin bar
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
Stigmatogobius sadanundio (Knight Goby)
Syncrossus berdmorei (Royal Botia)
Toxotes blythii (Clouded Archerfish)
Yasuhikotakia / Botia eos (Sun Loach)

See separate list for Shrimp and other freshwater inverts.

   
 



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