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Oddball Fish Retailer of the Year 2017

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Oddball Fish

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

- Current Stock for sale, updated 30th January 2018

Brackish
Allenbatrachus grunniens ('Freshwater' Lionfish/Toadfish)

Eels (Spiny eels, true eels, etc)
Macrognathus circumcinctus (Banded spiny eel)
Macrognathus pancalus (Yellowtail spiny eel)
Macrognathus siamensis (Peacock spiny eel)
Macrognathus cf tapirus (Python eel)
Mastacembelus armatus (Tyre Track eel)
Mastacembelus erythrotaenia (Fire eels)
Monopterus albus (Asian Swamp eel)

Knifefish
Apteronotus albifrons (Black ghost knife)
Chitala blanci (Royal Clown knifefish)
Chitala chitala (Clown knifefish)
Eigenmannia virescens (Glass/Transparent knifefish)
Gymnotus tigre (Tiger Knifefish), awesome patterns
Sternarchorhamphus oxyraynchus (Elephantnose knifefish), rare import

Piranha
Catoprion mento (Wimpel/Wimple Piranha)
Pygocentrus nattereri (Red belly)
Pygopristis denticulata (Orange Finned Piranha)
Serrasalmus eigenmanni
Serrasalmus maculatus/gibbus (Golden Piranha)
Serrasalmus manuelli (Green Tiger Piranha)
Serrasalmus rhombeus, Brazilian Black piranha, 9in
Serrasalmus rhombeus, Peruvian High Back Black piranha
Serrasalmus sanchezi
Serrasalmus spilopleura (Black banded piranha)

Polypterids (bichirs)
Erpetoichthys calabaricus (Ropefish/Reedfish)
Polypterus endlicheri
Polypterus lapradei "Koliba"
Polypterus ornatipinnis (Ornate bichir)
Polypterus senegalus (Senegal bichir)
Polypterus teugelsi (Teugels' bichir, Cameroon) - rare import

Puffers
Carinotetraodon travancoricus (Dwarf puffer/Pygmy puffer)
Colomesus asellus (South American puffer)
Tetraodon fluviatilis (Green/Topaz puffer)
Tetraodon palembangensis (Humpback/Dragon puffer)

Snakeheads
Channa asiatica
Channa aurantimaculata (Golden Cobra snakehead)
Channa bleheri (Rainbow snakehead)
Channa diplogramma (Malabar snakehead)
Channa marulius (Emperor snakehead)

Stingrays (freshwater)
Potamotrygon falkneri, approx 10in disc, w/c (Peru), stunning male
Peruvian P. motoro, males only
Pearl Ray x Leo hybrids, 1 male only

Miscellaneous Oddball and Rare fish
Acanthocobitis botia (Leopard Loach)
Achirus sp. (Freshwater sole)
Alestes sp. "Blue Sheen", new species, UK first?
Arnoldichthys spilopterus (African Red-eyed Tetras)
Barbonymus schwanenfeldii (Twin-bar tinfoil barb)
Bathyaethiops (Phenacogrammus) breuseghemi
Bathyaethiops greeni (Green's Moon Tetra)
Boraras naevus (Strawberry Rasbora)
Brachydanio nigrofasciatus (Burmese Spotted Danio)
Brycon melanopterus, XL
Bryconops caudomaculatus
Crenuchus spilurus (Sailfin tetra)
Crossocheilus reticulatus (Fishnet Flying Fox)
Ctenops nobilis (Noble Gourami)
Dawkinsia filamentosa (Filament barb)
Desmopuntius rhomboocellatus (Orange Snakeskin barb)
Distichodus sexfasciatus, juveniles plus one 12in adult
Distichodus teugelsi, rare import - similar to D. decemmaculatus
Dormitator maculata (Blue gill goby)
Electrophorus electricus (Electric eel), 35cm/14in
Erythrinus erythrinus (Red Wolf Fish)
Glossolepis multisquamata (Mamberamo rainbowfish)
Hemigrammus sp. Imperial Blue Tetra, rare import
Hemigrammus stictus (Red Base Tetra), Rio Negro
Hemigrammus ulreyi, Broken Line Tetra, not often imported
Hepsetus odoe (African Pike Characin)
Hoplias aimara, rarely imported Wolf fish
Hoplias malabaricus (Wolf fish)
Lates niloticus (Nile Perch)
Leporinus maculatus
Lungfish, African (Protopterus aethiopicus), Albino - very rare
Lungfish, African (Protopterus dolloi)
Melanotaenia herbertaxelrodi (Lake Tebera Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia maccullochi (Dwarf Rainbowfish) "Skull Creek"
Melanotaenia parkinsoni (Parkinson's Rainbowfish)
Melanotaenia rubrovittata (Red Laser Rainbowfish)
Metynnis fasciatus (Tiger Striped Dollars)
Metynnis roosevelti (Small-spotted Dollar)
Microctenopoma ansorgii
Mogurnda mogurnda (Purple stripe gudgeon/goby)
Myloplus (Myleus) rubripinnis (Red Hook Dollar)
Myloplus (Myleus) schromburgkii, thin bar
Myloplus (Myleus) schromburgkii, wide bar type
Osteoglossum bicirrhosum (Silver arowana)
Osteoglossum ferreirai, variant aka "Blue Arowana"
Oxyeleotris marmorata (Marbled sleeper goby)
Pantodon buchholzi (African butterfly fish)
Paracanthocobitis botia (Zipper Loach)
Phenacogrammus aurantiacus (Golden Congo Tetra), stunning, rarely imported
Poecilocharax weitzmani (Black Darter Tetra), rare import
Pristolepis marginata (Indian leaf fish)
Pseudomugil gertrudae (Spotted Blue-eye rainbow)
Puntius denisonii (Red Line Torpedo barb)
Salminus brasiliensis (Golden Dorado)
Semaprochilodus taeniurus (Flag tail prochilodus)
Sinibotia pulchra (rare loach)
Sinibotia robusta, very nice
Triportheus sp. tetra
Toxotes blythii (Clouded Archerfish)
Yaoshania (Protomyzon) pachychilus (Panda Loach)

See separate list for Shrimp and other freshwater inverts.

   
 



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