Tropical Fish Site

Profiles Reviews Guides for Tropical and Marine

Profiles Tropical Oddballs

Oddball tropical fish are just that, they are oddballs and do not generally fit under any other category. With many different shapes and sizes as well as habitats they can often be one of the most interesting of tropical fish to keep.

These fish profiles of oddballs explain the best water parameters to keep them in as well as tank set up and other tank mates which you could keep with them. We have tried to list as much additional information too so you can impress your friends and family when they ask about the special fish in your aquarium! Common name: Cobra Snakehead, Great Snakehead, Bulls Eye Snakehead, Plah Chon Gnu Hao Scientific name: Channa Marulius Average Adult... Common name: Glass Catfish Scientific name: Kryptopterus Bicirrhis Average Adult Fish Size: 5 inches  /  12 cm Place of Origin:... Common name: Elephant Nose Fish, Peter's Elephantnose Scientific name: Gnathonemus Petersii Average Adult Fish Size: 8 inches / 20 cm Place... Common name: Flowerhorn Cichlid, Flowerhorn, Hua Lao Han Cichlid Scientific name: None - this is a man made hybrid...