Blue Mickey Mouse Platy – Xiphophorus Maculatus

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Common name: Blue Mickey Mouse Platy Scientific name: Xiphophorus Maculatus Average Adult Fish Size: 5CM Place of Origin: Central America Typical Tank setup: Platy’s are a very popular aquarium fish, and don’t require anything special. A peaceful community aquarium with at …

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Silver Molly – Poecilia Sphenops

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Common name: Silver Molly Scientific name: Poecilia Sphenops Average Adult Fish Size: 5-10 CM Place of Origin: Central America Typical Tank setup: Molly’s are a very popular aquarium fish, and don’t require anything special. A peaceful community aquarium with at …

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Blood Red Molly – Poecilia Latipinna

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Common name: Blood Red Molly Scientific name: Poecilia Latipinna Average Adult Fish Size: 5-10 CM Place of Origin: Central America Typical Tank setup: Molly’s are a very popular aquarium fish, and don’t require anything special. A peaceful community aquarium with …

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Black Molly – Poecilia Sphenops

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Common name: Black Molly Scientific name: Poecilia Sphenops Average Adult Fish Size: 5-10 CM Place of Origin: Central America Typical Tank setup: Molly’s are a very popular aquarium fish, and don’t require anything special. A peaceful community aquarium with at …

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Endlers Guppy – Poecilia Wingei

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Common name: Endlers Guppy Scientific name: Poecilia Wingei Average Adult Fish Size: Males 5 cm and Females 6 cm Place of Origin: Originating from South America, the Guppy was originally found in Mountain Streams as well as brackish rivers. Wild …

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Yo-Yo Loach – Botia Almorhae

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Common name: Yo-Yo Loach, Pakistani Loach Scientific name: Botia Almorhae Average Adult Fish Size: 6″ (15cm) Place of Origin: Indus River drainage in Pakistan and northern India. Typical Tank setup: Yo-Yo Loaches come from rivers and streams; they are used …

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Pictus Catfish – Pimelodus Pictus

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Common Name: Pictus Catfish, Pictus Scientific Name: Pimelodus Pictus Average Adult Fish Size: 5 inches / 12 cm Place of Origin: Amazon basins in Colombia, Venezuela, Peru and Brazil. Typical Tank Setup: Well planted with drift wood / bogwood and …

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Silver Angelfish – Pterophyllum Sp

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Common Name: Silver Angelfish, Silver Angel Scientific Name: Pterophyllum sp Average Adult Fish Size: 6 inches / 15.2 cm Place of Origin: Amazon river basin of S. America Typical Tank Setup: Well planted with drift wood / bogwood and some …

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Platinum Angelfish – Pterophyllum Sp

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Common Name: Platinum Angelfish, Platinum Angel Scientific Name: Pterophyllum sp Average Adult Fish Size: 6 inches / 15.2 cm Place of Origin: Amazon river basin of S. America Typical Tank Setup: Well planted with drift wood / bogwood and some …

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Black Neon Tetra – Hyphessobrycon Herbertaxelrodi

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Common name: Black Neon Tetra, Black Tetra Scientific name: Hyphessobrycon Herbertaxelrodi Average Adult Fish Size:  1.5 inches  /  3.8 cm Place of Origin: Native to South American Blackwater Rivers, such as the Solimoes River in south-eastern Colombia, eastern Peru and …

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