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Welcome to the Tangled Up In Cichlids web page. Posted below is a spread sheet of immediately available fish listed by latin name with size, price, and a brief description of each species.
Following the stock list are select photos highlighting just some of the many beautiful and rare species currently available.
TANGLED UP IN CICHLIDS STOCKLIST FOR WEEK OF DECEMBER 10TH 2018 email: email@example.com, phone: 908-387-9858 Genus species Total Length of fish in Inches Cost in US$ (Wild fish include the word 'wild' in description, 'F1' = 1st generation stock bred from wild collected adults, 'cb' = captive bred of unspecified generation) SOUTH AMERICAN CICHLIDS Acarichthys heckelii 'Lago Sacambu' 3-3.5" 35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea. wild 'threadfin acara' from Sacambu, Brazil; unique lg lateral blotch, amber cheeks/abdomen, orange anal fin, diamond spotted flanks " heckelii 'Rio Negro' 2.5-3" 30.00 or 4 @ 27.00 ea. wild 'threadfin acara' from R. Negro, Brazil; very sm lateral blotch nearly covered by rows of diamond spots, honey colored anal fin Aequidens metae 2-2.5" 15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea. wild Puerto Gaitán, R. Manacacias, COL 'yellow saddle acara'; highly colorful, mild temperament for larger growing acara Andinoacara biseriatus 1.5-2" 15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea. F1 Upper San Juan, COL juveniles of incredibly colorful and rarely collected/imported acara " pulcher 'Trinidad' 2.5-3" 15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea. cb wild form of 'Trinidad blue acara' w/ brilliant blue spangling & vermiculations " pulcher 'Venezuela' 2-2.5" 15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea. cb wild form of 'Venezuelan blue acara' - bright blue spangles over darker body than common Trinidad form " rivulatus 3.5-4" 30.00 or 4 @ 27.00 ea. cb 'Ecuador green terror' or 'gold suam' of great grow out size & color " " 5-5.5" 45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea. cb 'Ecuador green terror' or 'gold suam' of seriously robust size & gorgeous color " " 6"+ 65.00 ea. cb 'Ecuador green terror' or 'gold suam' of seldom offered super size w/ impressive profile in ltd qty only Caquetaia spectabile 1-1.25" 10.00 or 6 @ 8.50 ea. F1 juves of Rio Tapajos gems; electric blue spangled body w/ red-orange abdomen & red eyes Cichlasoma dimerus 1-1.5" 8.50 or 6 @ 7.50 ea. F1 juveniles from Uruguay collection of iridescent green/gold 'port-type cichlid' " " 2-2.5" 4 fish @ 50.00 lot next size up on F1 grow outs - only 4 fish available " sp. 'Esmeraldas gold' 3.5-4" 50.00 ea. wild individuals collected from lagoon by Rio Esmeraldas, Ecuador-gorgeous golden/xanthic acara in very ltd qty Crenicichla acutirostris 6-7" / 9-10" 150.00 ea. / 175.00 ea. wild R.Tapajos pikes possessing extraordinarily elongated body & head, small mouth w/ very appealing orange & black bands- ltd qty " sp. 'Colombian belly hopper' 5-6" 22.00 ea. lg wild Colombian 'yellow belly hopper pikes'-nearly full grown, entertaining pikes that 'hop' due to uniquely modified swim bladder Geophagus altifrons 4" 85.00 ea. wild individual (just 1 avail) of Rio Tapajos collected altifrons; super impressive & lg growing earth eater " argyrostictus 4.5-5.5" 85.00 or 4 @ 80.00 ea. F1 beautiful Rio Xingu stock of very rarely offered lg size; electric blue w/ red & yellow - truly spectacular, showy earth eater " brasiliensis 4-4.5"/5-6"/8" 50.00 / 65.00 / 85.00 ea. wild collected from Rio Guandu near Rio de Janeiro; very robust, lg growing eartheater w/ orange & purple eyes, lg blue spangles " dicrozoster 3-3.5" 22.00 or 4 @ 20.00 ea. wild Colombian earth eater of high energy w/ black cheek spot & rainbow of color at maturity " proximus 3.5-4.5" 85.00 ea. wild Rio Branco, Brazil rarity-crimson red & turquoise finned, honey striped sides w/ huge lateral blotch " sp. 'Tapajos red head' 4-4.5" 85.00 or 4 @ 80.00 ea. wild R. Tapajos red head Geos of great size & color - rare offer of wild collected adults " sveni 'Rio Parana' 4-5" 100.00 or 4 @ 85.00 ea. wild Rio Parana collected stock of super size w/ fin streamers; perhaps the most impressive of all 'Surinamensoid' Geos " winemilleri 1.5" 22.00 or 5 @ 18.00 ea. cb juveniles of stunning, lg growing & impressive earth eater; beautiful red fins w/ streamers on mature fish Gymnogeophagus balzanii 3-3.5" 22.00 or 4 @ 20.00 ea. cb 'Uruguayan hump head Gymnos' of impressive size & color Heros cf. efasciatus 'Peru red spot' 3.5-4" 50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea. cb Rio Ucayali, 'Peru red spotted severum' aka 'H. appendiculatus'; gorgeous lime green, profusely red spotted w/ red anal fin " liberifer 5-6" 55.00 ea. wild Rio Negro collected severum w/ red lined body; unique characteristic of breeding mode for severum w/ oral incubation " " 7-8" 200.00 pr wild jumbo breeding pair of Rio Negro 'red lined mouth brooding severum' - very rare offer of an actively breeding, bonded pair Hoplarchus psittacus 4.5-5.5" 75.00 or 4 @ 70.00 ea. wild Colombian parrot cichlids of great size w/ characteristic turquoise color & red eyes Hypselecara temporalis 3.5-4" 25.00 ea. cb adolescent 'Peru chocolates'; richly colored, mild mannered & showy sp. featuring emerald body, plum fins, blood red eyes Kronoheros umbriferus 'Magdalena' 3-3.5" 25.00 ea. cb Rio Magdalena 'blue freckled umbies'- lg juveniles of one of the largest growing, most impressive S. Am cichlids; very ltd qty " cf. umbriferus 'Guatape' 7-8" 200.00 ea. wild Rio Guatape, Colombia rare collection of 'red streaked umbies'; most unlike 'Magdalena form'-only 3 males still available Laetacara dorsigera 1.5-2" 15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea. wild Rio Parana collected 'red breast dwarf acara'; spectacular md growing dwarf acara sporting magenta colored throat/abdomen " fulvipinnis 2-2.5" 15.00 ea. wild Rio Guaviare, COL collected 'orange finned smiling acara' in ltd qty Mesonauta festivus 2.5-3" 20.00 or 4 @ 17.00 ea. wild 'festivum, flag cichlids' - colorful yellow belly species from Rio Tapajos @ Santarem Pterophyllum scalare 'Manacapuru red back' 1.5 x 2.5" 35.00 or 5 @ 30.00 ea. cb 'Rio Manacapuru, Brazilian red back angel' juves; highly sought after/seldom available, tall bodied wild form w/ crimson red back " scalare 'Peru' 2.5 x 4" 25.00 ea. wild Peru angels of great ml size-an exceptionally tall growing, very showy wild angel that frequently display spotting at maturity " scalare 'Rio Negro' 2.5 x 3-3.5" 25.00 ea. wild Rio Negro angels w/ bold bands & dark colored throat in ltd qty Rondonacara hoehnei 6-7" 100.00 ea. one jumbo wild male of uber rare, colorful & peaceful acara; a monotypic genus/species from Pantanal, Brazil Satanoperca jurupari 2.5-3" 30.00 or 5 @ 25.00 ea. wild Rio Negro gems of glowing chartreuse yellow color w/ honey colored abdomen Tahuantinsuyoa macantzatza 1.5-2" 35.00 or 5 @ 30.00 ea. wild 'Peruvian stone rolling acara'-rarely imported, beautifully colored mouth breeding acara covered w/ elec. blue ornamentation Uaru amphiacanthoides 2.75-3" 30.00 ea. cb 'triangle cichlid, lg blotch Uaru' of robust grow out size available in ltd qty CENTRAL AMERICAN CICHLIDS Amatitlania nigrofasciata 2-2.5" 25.00 pair cb 'old school type' orange sided/broad blue/black banded convicts of great grow out size " sajica 1.5" 12.50 or 6 @ 10.00 ea. cb juves of Costa Rica gem; beautifully colored blue/red (males) & blue/yellow (females); s/m growing, low aggression " sp. 'Honduran redfin blue' 2-2.5" 12.50 or 6 @ 10.00 ea. cb colorful grow outs of Danli, HON brilliant blue convicts " " 3"+ 18.00 ea. cb super impressive jumbo males of Danli, HON brilliant blue convicts Amphilophus citrinellus 'gold barred' 5-6" 35.00 ea. F1 'gold barred midas' bred from the only two gold barred individuals of TUIC exclusive SF Libre, Lago Managua, NIC import-ltd " labiatus 2.5-3" 15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea. cb lg lipped 'red devil' grow outs of Isla Zapatera, L. Nicaragua origin - already displaying conspicuously enlarged lips " lyonsi 1.5-2" 20.00 ea. cb Panamanian juveniles of mild mannered, lg growing beauty w/ red/orange fins, vertical bars, blood red eyes " sagittae 3-3.5" 20.00 ea. cb juves from 2 generations of creamsicle colored breeders; grow outs of TUIC exclusive Lago Xiloa, Nica import in ltd qty " trimaculatus 'Rio Naranjo' 1.5" 8.50 or 6 @ 7.50 ea. F2 Rio Naranjo, Guatemala trimac juveniles " " 2-2.5" 12.50 or 6 @ 10.00 ea. F2 Rio Naranjo, Guatemala trimac juveniles of next size up " " 3-3.5" 18.00 or 5 @ 15.00 ea. F2 Rio Naranjo, Guatemala trimac of chunky grow out size " " 4-4.5" 25.00 ea. F2 Rio Naranjo, Guatemala trimac adolescents of robust size " " 9-10" 200.00 ea. F1 Rio Naranjo, Guat. lg adult male; very rare offer of one super clean/impressive invidivual Cincelichthys bocourti 1" 12.50 or 6 @ 10.00 ea. F1 Lago Izabal, Guatemala collection; highly impressive, large growing - yet amicable and colorful species for larger communities " " 9-11" 150.00 ea. two gorgeous cb males of super size displaying full mature coloration w/ amber orange sides & blue spangles on posterior fins " pearsei 2.5-3" 20.00 or 4 @ 17.00 ea. cb juveniles of chunky size; a jumbo growing, mild mannered species suitable to mix w/ many less aggressive S. Am species as well Herichthys carpintis 1.5-2" 15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea. cb juveniles of glowing green w/ super large pearl spots - aka 'electric blue carpintis' " " 3.5-4" 50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea. cb young adults of phenominal color & covered w/ lg pearl spots; excellent addition to any md-lg cichlid community Hypsophrys nicaraguensis 2.5-3" 15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea. cb 'macaw cichlid' juveniles of multicolored Costa Rican race Maskaheros argentea 2.5-3" 20.00 or 4 @ 17.00 ea. cb large juveniles of super showy, lg growing/tall profiled beauty featuring opal-pearl sides & black freckles Nandopsis tetracanthus 2.5-3" 20.00 or 4 @ 17.00 ea. cb 'Cuban cichlids' of great size & patterns Parachromis dovii 2.5-3" 18.00 or 5 @ 15.00 ea. cb juvenile grow outs of turquoise finned 'Nicaraguan wolf cichlids' " friedrichsthalii 2-2.5" 15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea. cb juves of Panamamian amber colored guapote formerly known as 'P. loisellei' " managuensis 'gold' 1.5" 10.00 or 6 @ 8.50 ea. cb 'gold jaguar cichlids' as solid gold colored juveniles; does well with similar sized cichlids, grow to impressive size " " 2-2.5" / 3-3.5" 15.00 ea. / 25.00 ea. cb 'gold jaguar cichlids' of next chunky size up " " 10" 150.00 ea. cb adult male 'gold jaguar cichlid' of very clean, super size & impressive color/pattern - just one available " managuensis 'black & white' 5-6" 35.00 ea. cb young adults of 'wild color/pattern' black & white jaguar cichlids " motaguensis 'red tiger' 2.5-3" 22.00 or 4 @ 20.00 ea. cb juvenile 'Honduran red tigers' of nice grow out size & displaying color " multifasciatus 1-1.25" 10.00 ea. F1 Cenote Escondido, Quintana Roo, MX (formerly friedrichsthalii); intricate patterned form from northern extent of species range Petenia splendida 4-4.5" 25.00 ea. cb 'red bay snook' - lg growing, solid carrot orange colored species w/ huge mouth, yet low aggression level Rocio octofasciata 4-5" 25.00 ea. cb young adult 'jack dempsey' w/ brilliant blue spangling & purplish colored head on male, blue cheek on female - pairs available Talamanchoheros sieboldii 1" 10.00 ea. F2 Rio Gariche, Panama juves; active, riverine sp. sporting red spotted flanks - often w/ bold black/white mask & body Thorichthys meeki 4-4.5" 20.00 ea. cb 'firemouth' of robust grow out size w/ extensive scarlet colored throat/abdomen-an extremely colorful form; 3-4" prs @ 35 pr avail Trichromis salvini 'Candelaria' 1-1.25" 15.00 ea. F1 'Rio Candelaria' juves boasting beautifully unique feature of shared red coloration for each gender Vieja bifasciata 'Rio Grijalva' 1.25-1.5" 8.50 or 6 @ 7.50 ea. F1 'red & blue bifas' of Rio Grijalva, Chiapas, MX collected population; colorful red spotted/blue face w/ red sides & fins " " 2-2.5" 15.00 ea. F1 'red & blue bifas' of Rio Grijalva, Chiapas, MX juveniles of next size up " breidohri 'Presa de Angustora' 1-1.5" 10.00 or 6 @ 8.50 ea. cb juveniles of 'Angusora Dam, Rio Grijalva, Chiapas' collections; this is the more robust bodied form of this species " breidohri 'Rio Salado' 1-1.5" 12.50 ea. F1 1st time offer of riverine/small tributary collection- less blocky/more streamlined form of highly colorful breidohri " coatlicue 1.25-1.5" 8.50 or 6 @ 7.50 ea. F1 Rio Carolino, Oaxaca, MX juves of lg growing species (formerly know as 'Coatzacoalcos)-mostly blue color w/ red spots & fins " fenestrata 'pink' 4.5-5" 28.00 ea. cb 'pink fenestrata' w/ magnolia pink body; uniquely colored, lg growing, very showy species " hartwegi 6-7" 35.00 ea. F1 Rio Comitan, Chiapas, MX origin adolescents of great size displaying red & blue spotting " maculicauda 5-6" 35.00 ea. cb 'black belt cichlids' of great size & color; rich red colored throat & caudal fin are characteristic of mature individuals " " 12" 100.00 ea. cb jumbo adult 'black belt' of super size & color; rare offer of very impressive, adult male individual " var. synspilus 5-6" 55.00 ea. cb great sized 'red head synspila' - rainbow of color w/ extensive red head & ventral coloration at maturity AFRICAN/OLD WORLD CICHLIDS Hemichromis lifalili 2.5-3" 18.00 or 4 @ 15.00 ea. cb 'dwarf Congo red jewel'; ridiculously glowing red body covered w/ turquoise jewel spots - not a large growing species @ 4" max Heterotilapia buttekoferi 3-3.5" 25.00 ea. cb 'hornet Tilapia' - boldly banded yellow & black, lg growing & showy cichlid in very ltd qty only Oreochromis niloticus 13-14" 75.00 ea. one cb jumbo male of very attractive calico/creamsicle color w/ red tail Paratilapia polleni 2" 15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea. cb 'Madagascar black diamond cichlid' - remarkably showy as adult w/ jet black body covered in white-gold 'starry night' spangling Paretroplus dambabe 2.5" 55.00 ea. cb Madagascar 'red side damba' - rare offer of lg growing, showy & unique 'Tang-like' cichlid in ltd qty " kieneri 2-2.5" 40.00 ea. cb Madagascar 'calico damba' - an attractive & uniquely patterned rare offer in ltd qty CHARACINS (TETRA TYPES), CYPRINIDS (BARB/CARP TYPES), RAINBOWFISH, LOACHES - wild collected unless indicated otherwise Ameca splendens 1.5-2" 4 fish @ 50 lot, 8 fish @ 85 lot cb 'butterfly goodeid'; critically endangered in wild, colorful/unique Mex. livebearer; 4 lot includes mixed sexes-ideally 2 sexed pairs Chromobotia macracanthus 2.75-3" 28.00 or 4 @ 25.00 ea. chunky medium sized 'clown loaches'; bold black bars on orange body w/ red fins, unmistakably eye-catching when kept in shoal Cirrhinus microlepis 6-7" 25 ea, 3 @ 22 ea, 5 @ 18 ea. seldom imported red-finned Thai mud carp; semi-elongated iridescent body w/ very cool red tail Cyclocheilichthys apogon 3-3.5" 55.00 or 3 @ 50.00 ea. super rare import of Thai 'beardless barb'; graceful & attracive, 12" growing species w/ black spot-lined gold body & red fins Dawkinsia filamentosa 4-4.5" 3 fish @ 100.00 lot jumbo wild Thai 'filamentosa barb'; three large adults of chartreuse green, red, & black-extremely active & colorful - only 3 lot avail Desmopuntius johorensis 2-3" 18.00 or 6 @ 15.00 ea. wild 'Thai striped barb' of nice size - an active, shoaling species reaching 5"; really attractive w/ yellow & black horizontal stripes Glossolepis pseudoincisus 3"+/- 50.00 pr or 2 pr @ 45.00 pr cb 'Millennium red rainbowfish, Tami River rainbowfish' of great size w/ blood red males; sold by the pair Hampala macrolepidota 6.5-7.5" 55.00 or 3 @ 50.00 ea. rare import of lg growing, robust, colorful, & active cyprinid; coveted sport fish that amounts to a great larger community species Hypsibarbus wetmorei 4-5" 25.00 or 4 @ 22.00 ea. Thai 'lemon fin barb'; a seldom imported, very active & attractive cyprinid w/ ylw fins & cross hatched scale pattern Incisilabeo behri 4-4.5" 40.00 or 4 @ 35.00 ea. Thai 'dolphin' or 'hump head carp' of perfect size to ship; these robust individuals are already displaying large lips Labeo dyocheilus 6" / 10" 50.00 ea. / 75.00 ea. Thai 'blue shark'; a rarely collected, lg growing & impressively finned cyprinid- ltd qty only Leporinus brunneus 5.5-6.5" 55.00 or 4 @ 50.00 ea. Rio Atabapo, Colombia 'red face/red fin Leps' of great size - rare import of robust, highly attractive Anostomidae " klausewitzi 3-3.5" 36.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea. Rio Atabapo, Colombia 'clown spotted Leps' w/ red fins & lips - rare import for Anostomidae fans Leptobotia taeniops 3.5-4" 65.00 or 2 @ 60.00 ea. very rare import of Chinese loach w/ highly attractive chestnut honeycomb pattern over ivory & gold body; only two available Limia perugiae 2-2.5" 4 fish @ 50.00 lot cb Dominican livebearer; 4 lot includes mixed sexes-ideally two sexed pairs Metynnis fasciatus 2.5" 22.00 or 4 @ 20.00 ea. cb 'tiger silver dollar' - always a pleasure to see in md communities; vertical bars on muliple individuals makes impressive sight Misgurnus anguillicaudatus 'albino' 5-6" 35.00 ea. true red eyed 'albino dojo/weather loach'; remarkable bright gold body w/ red eyes-extremely peaceful - only 1 still available Moenkhausia costae 2-2.5" 15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea. Rio Itapicuru robust 'giant penguin-like tetra';sharply contrasting wide black band along base of anal fin & through upper dorsal Myloplus cf. schomburgkii 8-9" 150.00 ea. jumbo 'wide bar blue hook' Colombia-collected individual - very rare offer of super sized, highly impressive individual Opsarius pulchellus 2.5-3.5" 35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea. rare import of Thai 'royal Opsarius'-incredibly striking to see in aquarium; very active w/ rainbow of color + vertical bars Osteochilus vittatus 8-10" 100.00 ea. seldom imported 'Thai redfin hardlip barb' of super rare size; only two jumbo individuals available Probarbus labeamajor 4-5" 75 ea, 4 @ 67 ea, 8 @ 60 ea. Thai '7 striped golden carp'-stunning lg community inhabitant w/ blood red eyes Puntioplites falcifer 5-5.5" 150.00 ea. uber rare import of Thai high-backed 'sicklefin barb'; highly impressive & unusual in appearance - a true collector's barb Pygocentrus cariba 5" 65.00 ea. great sized, highly colorful 'cariba piranha' - only one colorful & chunky individual available Pygopristis denticulatus 2.5-3" 4 lot @ 150.00 lot group of 4 fish; highly colorful/attractive piranha juveniles of species that I've successfully maintained in mixed communities Rhoadsia altipinna 2-3" 45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea. wild Nariño, Colombia 'giant pink diamond tetra'-seriously rare import of 6-8" growing, spectacularly colored, robust characin Salminus hilarii 7-8" 100.00 ea. Puerto Gaitán, R. Manacacias-lg growing, active & robust 'Colombian dorado' w/ red & black fins, black mask in ltd qty Scaphognathops stejnegeri 4-4.5" 85.00 ea. perhaps never before imported 'Thai sharp lip barb' w/ cross hatch pattern on scales, tall body w/ gold-red colored fins, only 1 avail Semaprochilodus insignis 4-5" 45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea. wild Puerto Carreño, Colombia 'flagtails' of super size & color'; highly impressive for large communities Serrasalmus rhombeus 5-6" 185.00 or 3 @ 175.00 ea. Rio Xingu rhoms of easily shipped md size- only 3 individuals available Systomus rubripinnis 4-4.5" 75.00 ea. Thai 'red cheek' or 'Javaen barb'-incredibly rare import of highly attractive, peaceful & unusually colored barb-only one still avail Tor douronensis 4-5" 35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea. Thai 'rose mahseer' of easily shipped md size; colorful & active 'river carp' for larger communities Triportheus angulatus 7" 75.00 ea. one jumbo 'triport hatchet' in very rarely offered jumbo size; high energy rarity w/ impressive black filamented tail ANCIENTS, ODDBALLS, ETC - wild collected unless indicated otherwise Anabas testudineus 5" 25.00 ea. the 'banded climbing perch'-hardy gourami w/ amazing ability to remain out of water for days if kept moist; grows to 10"-1 avail Atractosteus tropicus 4-4.5" 75.00 ea. cb juveniles of ancient & remarkble 'tropical gar' - ltd qty only Mastacembelus erythrotaenia 6-7" 35 ea, 3 @ 32 ea, 5 @ 30 ea. Thai 'fire eels' of easily shipped md size; immediately recognized & highly attractive - ideal choice for lg community species Osteoglossum ferreirai 16-17" 350.00 ea. lg sized, perfectly clean 'blue-black arowana' individual available; long term pet, 100% pellet trained Polypterus senegalus 'albino' 6" 50.00 ea. cb grow out 'albino bichir' of robust size & girth - only one still available Potamotrygon marinae 9-10" 750.00 net price one male of uber rare Suriname imported ray-literally one of very few ever imported into US. A md growing (16") species Pristolepis fasciata 4-5" 55 ea, 3 @ 50 ea, 5 @ 45 ea highly unusual 'Malayan leaffish'; hardy, 10" growing Thai perch w/ vertical bars over pastel colored body LORICARIIDAE - PLECOSTOMUS SPECIES - wild collected unless indicated otherwise Ancistomus snethlageae 3.5-4" 50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea. L141 Rio Tapajos 'ghost pleco'; light body w/ polka dots & sky blue trimmed tail Ancistrini sp. L069 2.5-3" 28.00 or 4 @ 25.00 ea. L069 rarely collected gold & black uniquely banded gem from Alenquer, R. Amazonas Baryancistrus chrysolomus 3.5-4" 75.00 ea. L047 'mango pleco' from Rio Xingu; remarkable evergreen body w/ gold trimmed fins-just one still available " sp. L019 2-2.5" 50.00 ea. L019 rare Xingu collection of profusely lg cream polka dotted pleco -only one available " sp. L128 3" 35.00 ea. L128 'blue phantom pleco' w/ denim blue body & fins covered by arctic blue spots/spangles " sp. LDA033 3-3.5" 45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea. LDA033/L142 'snowball pleco' collected from Pimental, Rio Tapajos; sports bold contrast of lg white polka dots on solid black body Crossoloricaria variegata 8-10" 95.00 ea. wild Rio San Juan, Colombia 'whiptails' - boldly marbled rare import of impressive size - ltd qty only Hypancistrus sp. L066 2.5-3" 70.00 or 4 @ 65.00 ea. L066 Rio Xingu 'King Tiger'; remarkably striped on white-last wild import I can obtain of this pleco due to US import regulations " sp. L260 2.5-3" 75.00 or 4 @ 70.00 ea. L260 Rio Tapajos 'Queen Arabesque'; intricately marked gems - also my last wild import of this pleco due to US import regulations Hypostomus sp. L145 4-5" 45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea. L145 from Rio Guama; rarely imported, large spotted Hypo in ltd qty Leporacanthicus cf. galaxius L007 2.5-3" 45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea. L007 'gold spot vampire pleco'; a robust & attractive species from Rio Guama, Brazil " cf. galaxius L241 3-3.5" 45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea. L241 'flat vampire pleco'; a rare import from Orinoco basin w/ markedly flattened, jet black body w/ bright white spots " heterodon 2.5-3" 50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea. gold vampire plecos from R. Xingu; attractive gold body w/ black polka dots, unusually long trunk-like snout Panaqolus changae 2.5-3" 25.00 or 4 @ 22.00 ea. L226 Peru collected, attractively banded md growing species Parancistus aurantiacus 3-3.5" 35.00 ea. Rio Tocantins 'chubby pleco' of robust size " nudiventris 3-3.5" 45.00 ea. L031 'peppermint pleco' from Rio Xingu; jet black w/ small white-light blue spots over body & fins; ltd qty Peckoltia braueri 3.5" / 5" 55.00 ea. / 75.00 ea. L305 'orange fin/psychedelic head' pleco from rare collections in Rio Branco of N. Brazil including one jumbo adult individual " compta 2.5-3" 85.00 or 4 @ 80.00 ea. L134 'leopard frog pleco' of R. Tapajos; highly attractive gem featuring individually patterned fish " sabaji 4.5-5" 50.00 ea. L075 'Para pleco' or as I've dubbed it: 'decorus pleco' for Syno. decorus-like lg. spotted fins; hardy & highly attrative of super size " sp. L076 3.5-4" 50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea. L076 'orange seam pleco' from Rio Camaraipi; md growing, hardy species w/ attractive orange edged fins Pseudacanthicus spinosus 2.5-3" 65.00 or 4 @ 60.00 ea. L096/L160 'spiny monster pleco' Rio Camaraipi collection of attractive spotted cactus pleco Pseudancistrus asurini 5-6" 85.00 or 2 @ 75.00 ea. L067 attractive & robust white spotted pleco from R. Xingu w/ gold trimmed fins; great size in ltd qty only " sp. L259 3.5-4" 45.00 ea. L259 - uncommon import of lg cream spotted/wavy spotted pleco- only one available Pseudorinelepis sp. L095 8-9" 225.00 ea. very rare import of 'red cheek pinecone pleco' - particularly at this md size; ltd qty only Pterygoplichthys gibbiceps 'albino' 10-12" 75.00 ea. cb L083 / L165 'albino sailfin plecos' - super showy morph of ivory color w/ red eyes-one more available " scrophus 4-5" 28.00 or 4 @ 25.00 ea. Peruvian 'rhino pleco' w/ unmistakable large 'horn-like' nostril flaps " weberi 4-4.5" 25.00 or 4 @ 22.00 ea. juvenile Peruvian 'ranger pleco'- seriously cute w/ lg polka dots, matures to profusely blk. spotted pleco w/ golden body Rhadinoloricaria cf. macromystax 6" 85.00 ea. wild Rio Guayas, Caquetá, Colombia 'whiptails' w/ serious mustache & bold marbling - ltd qty only Scobinancistrus aureatus 3-3.5" 115.00 or 3 @ 100.00 ea. L014 'sunshine/Goldie pleco' of R. Xingu; one of the most brighly colored gems to grace our trade " cf. pariolispos 5-5.5" 100.00 ea. L048 R. Xingu 'gold spotted cloud pleco'; showy, lg growing species w/ gold polka dots over black body & fins-two fish available Spectrancistrus murinus 3-3.5" 50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea. Rio Tapajos rarity; blue/purple cast to body w/ fine light spots " zuanoni 2-2.5" 50.00 ea. L020 - rare Xingu collection w/ huge dorsal & large cream polka dots covering robust, black body - just 1 available Squaliforma emarginata 5-6" 35.00 ea. L011 'red fin thresher pleco' - named after resemblance to thresher shark w/ elongated lower lobe of caudal fin CATFISH SPECIES - wild collected unless indicated otherwise Ameiurus natalis 3.5-4" 15.00 ea. juvenile N. American 'yellow bullhead catfish'; large growing, extemely hardy cats capable of living in indoor or outdoor environs Anadoras cf. regani 3-4" 45.00 ea. Rio Branco collected extreme rarity in trade; md growing Doradidae cats 'thorny cats' w/ ornate marbling Bagarius suchus 12-13" 350.00 ea. amazing 'crocodile goonch'; a very rare import of unreal 'show/display cats' - only one available Brachyrhamdia meesi 2.5-3" 15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea. gregarious dwarf species of 'imitator Pim cat' that mimics Corydoras in nature; grows to only 3" Callophysus macropterus 7-8" 125.00 ea. Peru 'vulture cats'-easily shipped juv size-active/not light shy, highly attractive; possesses 'giant cat appeal' yet grows to only 17" Dianema urostriata 3-3.5" 25.00 ea. Brazilian 'flagtail porthole cats'- md growing, peaceful, functional scavengers w/ remarkable blk/white striped tail; great in shoal Hassar orestis 2.5" 25.00 ea. wild Puerto Gaitán, R. Manacacias, COL 'black top mouse cats'; peaceful, active, non-predatory, md growing thorny cat Hemibagrus filamentus 8-10" 55.00 ea. rarely imported Thai bagrid cat of tawny/caramel body color; grows to about 18" " wyckii 7-9" 185.00 ea. Thai 'black devil' or 'crystal eyed cat'; one of kind pet catfish - only two individuals available Liosomodoras oncinus 4-4.5" / 5-5.5" 55.00 ea. / 65.00 ea. wild Rio Inirida, Colombia 'jaguar cats' of super size; boldly patterned w/ unique black jaguar-like blotches on amber body Mystus atrifasciatus 4-5" 25.00 or 4 @ 22.00 ea. seldom imported Thai bagrid cat w/ wine & white horizontal stripes " mysticetus 5-6" 50.00 ea. rarely imported Thai bagrid cat w/ bold indigo & white horizonal stripes- very ltd qty only Pimelodus ornatus 4-4.5" 55.00 ea. wild R. Guayas, Caquetá, Col. 'ornate Pims'; md growing, highly active/social/attractively patterned cats - ideal for md communities Pseudomystus siamensis 3.5-4" 18.00 ea. Thai 'bumble bee cat' of super size & bold color/pattern Scleromystax barbatus 2.5-3" 25.00 ea. Mage, Rio de Janeiro collected stock of highly impressive, lg growing 'epitome of Cory cats' in ltd qty Sperata acicularis 6-8" 50.00 or 2 @ 45.00 ea. seldom imported, copper colored, lg growing 'Burmese shovelnose cat' - 100% pellet trained Synodontis angelicus 3-3.5" 40.00 or 4 @ 35.00 ea. F1 robustly sized juveniles of highly attractive, boldly polka dotted Congo catfish " decorus 3-4" 40.00 or 4 @ 35.00 ea. cb grow out beauties of large growing, mild mannered, boldly patterned African catfish Tetranematichthys wallacei 4-5" 40.00 or 4 @ 35.00 ea. wild Rio Inirida, Colombia mahogony-red marbled 'shoe head cats'
pictured below: Some of the many species of earth eaters, acaras, and other South American cichlids available. If applicable, adult photos are shared for reference. Stock sizes are posted on stock page.
pictured below: Just some of the remarkably colored and attractively patterned plecos and catfish species on hand.
pictured below: Some of the many Central American cichlid (and a few Old World) species immediately available. If applicable, adult photos are shared for reference. Stock sizes are posted on stock page.
pictured below is reference photo of wild Isla Zapatera red devils. From this stock, the captive bred juveniles as seen in above photo are offered.
pictured below: Some of the many seldom seen characins 'mostly tetra types', cyprinids 'carps/barbs', loaches, rainbowfish in stock.
pictured below: Some of the ancient species, oddballs, etc. currently in stock.