TANGLED UP IN CICHLIDS STOCKLIST FOR WEEK OF DECEMBER 11, 2017 email: jeff.tuic@gmail.com, phone: 908-387-9858    
GENUSSPECIESSIZECOSTCOMMENTS/REMARKS ABOUT SPECIES
  (Total Length in Inches)(in USD $)(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    
Acarichthysheckelii 4-4.5"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.lg wild Rio Itapa, Peru 'threadfins of super size & color
Aequidensrivulatus4-4.5"35.00 ea.cb 'Ecuador green terror/gold suam' of great size & super color; very nice stock
"tetramerus2.5-3"12.50 or 6 @ 10.00 ea.wild collected at San José del Rio Guaviare 'saddled acara'; juveniles of gold sided 'port acara-type' w/ ornate fins
""4-5"25.00 or 4 @ 22.00 ea.next size up on wild collected grow outs of chunky size w/ beautifully decorated fins
Astronotuscf. ocellatus 'Orinoco oscar'2.5"15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea.wild juveniles of yet to be described oscar collected from Orinoco basin in Colombia; bold wavy bands on red & gold body
Bujurqinamariae3.5-4.5"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.wild collected at San José del Rio Guaviare gems; this is an attractive acara that has not been in the ornamental trade for many years
"sp. 'Rio Guavaire'3.5-4.5"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.wild collected at San José del Rio Guaviare; intricate turq. spot cheeks; resembles B. cf. peregrinabunda photographed by U. Werner
Caquetaiamyersi2.25-2.75"50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea.wild juveniles collected at San José Del Fragüa, Rio Caquetá
Cichlakelberi2"50.00 ea.F1 Rio Doce 'gold spangled bass' of chunky juvenile size - very ltd qty still available
"ocellaris 'Blauwmeer'4.5-5.5"175.00 ea.wild 'gold spangled' endemic to Blauwmeer 'Blue Lake', Suriname. 1st time import of gold jewel spangled form of ocellaris in ltd qty
"ocellaris 'Brokopondo'4-5"150.00 ea.wild Brokopondo Resevoir collected individuals possessing characteristic red coloration for which this form is known - ltd qty only
"orinocensis 'Rio Inírida'2-2.5"30.00 or 4 @ 27.00 ea.wild collected at Puerto Inírida, Rio Inírida; 'orino bass' juveniles
"orinocensis 'Rio Manacacais'4-4.5"65.00 or 4 @ 60.00 ea.wild collected at Puerto Gaitán on Rio Manacacias (trib of Rio Meta) 'orino bass' of medium size
"cf. orinocensis 'jewel spot'6-7"150.00 eawild collected at Puerto Inírida, Rio Inírida; individuals covered w/ large white jewel spots over sides in very ltd qty
"piquiti2.5-3"50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea.F1 Rio Tocantins 'azul bass' of chunky juvenile size - ltd qty still available
"temensis5-6"75.00 or 4 @ 70.00 ea.wild collected at Puerto Inírida, Rio Inírida; 'speckled bass' of hefty size
Cichlasomabimaculatum2-2.5"15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea.wild Saramacca River, Suriname collected 'black acara' is actually a gold/pastel colored sp. w/ ornate fins; very rare wild import
"dimerus1.5"12.50 ea.F1 juveniles from Uruguay collection of iridescent green/gold 'port-type cichlid' in ltd qty only
"sp. 'Esmeraldas gold'3-4"40.00 or 4 @ 35.00 ea.wild R. Esmeraldas, Ecuador collected, absolutely remarkable golden xanthic acara; never imported/seen by me before
Crenicichlacoppenamensis7-8"100.00 ea.wild Suriname import of extremely rarely encountered pike; covered w/ bronze spangles, amber colored cheeks & red eyes-males only
"marmorata7-8"175.00 ea.wild Santarem, Rio Tapajos collected 'Brazilian marbled pikes' - only ltd qty still available
"cf. lugubris 'red Atabapo ll'3.5-4"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.wild Puerto Inírida, Rio Inírida collected 'red Atabapo ll pikes'- brick-red colored body w/ maroon 'tear drop' under eyes at maturity
"cf. lugubris 'red Tapajos'7-8" 175.00 ea.wild Rio Arapiuns collection of deep solid red colored, lg growing, remarkable pikes in ltd qty only
"cf. lugubris 'Venezuela'5-6"55.00 ea.wild Puerto Inírida, Rio Inírida collected - a large growing, gold/pink pastel colored pike w/ boldly spotted head in ltd qty only
"sp. 'cobra'3-4"200.00 ea.wild Pimental, Rio Tapajos collected 'cobra pikes'; it's been many years since I've seen any offered/imported-very ltd qty still avail
"sp. 'Orinoco dwarf pike'4"15.00 ea.wild Rio Orinoco watershed collected regani-like dwarf pike; only two males available
Geophagusabalios3.5-4"28.00 or 4 @ 25.00 ea.wild Colombian earth eater w/ orange & green horizonal stripes & red/green spotted tail
"altifrons 'Rio Tapajos'3.5-4"30.00 or 4 @ 27.00 ea.cb R. Tapajos form of lg growing & showy earth eater that develops streamers on fins
"brasiliensis3.5-4"25.00 ea.cb cool hardy, lg growing, robust earth eater that can hang with md growing C. Am cichlids as well; very ltd qty
"proximus3.5-4"85.00 or 4 @ 80.00 ea.extremely rare wild Rio Tefé, Amazonas collection of lg growing, gorgeous colored & impressive earth eater
"sp. 'Aporema'1.5-2"18.00 or 5 @ 15.00 ea.F1 juves. of very newly collected Brazil gem w/ apricot sizes, alternating orange & lime green horizontal stripes
"sp. 'Caqueta'5-6"40.00 or 3 @ 35.00 ea.wild undescribed Geo from town of Puerto Rico on Rio Guayas; vertical bars over red spotted flanks w/ red ventral anal fins
"sp. 'red head Tapajos'1.5-2"15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea.cb juveniles of attractive, md growing 'red head Tapajos Geos'
""3.5-4"45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea.cb young adults in seldom offered size w/ gorgeous color
"surinamensis1.25-1.5"15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea.F1 Suriname origin juveniles of recently imported/bred stock of real 'surinamensis'; a red & green striped beauty
Guianacarastergiosi2-2.5"15.00 ea.cb 'bandit acara'; robust species of earth eater-like acara (or vice versa) that make great tank mates w/ either
Gymnogeophaguslabiatus1.25-1.5"12.50 or 6 @ 10.00 ea.cb 'blue Yerbalito/Rio Yerbalito, Uruguay' juveniles of beautifully colored/spangled cool-hardy earth eater
Herosefasciatus 'Rio Tapajos'2.5-3"15.00 or 4 @ 12.50 ea.cb juveniles of Rio Tapajos 'red spotted turquoise severum' - develops attractive red spots on face & crown
"efasciatus 'Rio Negro'3.5-4"55.00 ea.wild Rio Negro 'red striped turquoise severum' - glowing turquoise severum w/ red striped face & body
"notatus1.5-2"15.00 or 6 @ 12.50 ea.F2 juves of briliantly colored gold/green Guyana severums
"sp. 'red spot gold severum'3.5"45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea.cb 'red spotted gold severum' of super size & color; excellent addition to md-ml, less aggressive community
Hypselecaratemporalis2.5-3"18.00 or 4 @ 15.00 ea.cb 'Peru chocolate cichlids' of chunky md size; displays rich green/purple/copper color w/ maturity
Kronoherosumbriferus3-3.5"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.wild from Giradot on Rio Magdalena, Colombia - unsexed 'blue freckled umbies'
""4-4.5"50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea.next size up on wild Giradot on R. Magdalena collection of unsexed 'blue freckled umbies'
Mesoherosatromaculatus2-2.5"25.00 ea or 4 @ 20.00 eawild R. Calimas, Colombia collected stock of orange & black banded rarity in the trade
"cf. ornatus1.5"28.00 or 6 @ 25.00 ea.wild juveniles from R. Calimas in extreme south of Choco State, Colombia - a rarely imported, brilliant red & blue spangled beauty
""3.5-4"85.00 ea.next size up on wild collected grow outs of chunky size & great color
Satanopercajurupari 'Colombia'4-5"25.00 ea.lg wild adults from Colombia; a robust eartheater of chartreuse color
Pterophyllumscalare 'Leticia'2.5 x 3.5"28.00 or 4 @ 25.00 ea.wild angels collected at Leticia on Rio Amazonas - a uniquely located city at border of Colombia/Peru/Brazil
"scalare 'Suriname'3 x 4"45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea.wild Para River, Suriname collected red spotted scalare in ltd qty
CENTRAL AMERICAN CICHLIDS    
Amatitlaniakanna3.5-4"25.00 ea.F1 Rio Banano lg 'bull males' of blue throated species w/ purple cheeks & purple sheen to body; very ltd # available
"myrnae1-1.25"8.50 ea.cb juveniles of copper & blue colored, sm-md growing Costa Rican gems
"septemfasciata1.25-1.5"8.50 ea.cb juveniles of Rio San Jose, CR collection
"cf. siquia 'blue Honduran'3-3.5"15.00 ea.cb 'Honduran redpoint blue convict' lg males of great size & intense blue coloration
"cf. siquia 'marbled Honduran'1.5-2"10.00 or 6 @ 8.50 ea.cb 'marbled Honduran convicts' This is my 1st distribution of this form; unique pearly sides w/ blue-black marbling
"cf. nigrofasciata 'marbled convict'2-3"10.00 or 6 @ 8.50 ea.cb 'marbled' or 'calico convict' of stocky md size - no two fish are patterned alike
Amphilophuscitrinellus 'gold barred'3-3.5"15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea.F1 'gold barred midas' bred from the only two gold barred individuals from SF Libre, Lago Managua, NIC
""4-4.5"20.00 ea.F1 'gold barred midas' of the next size up
"labiatus1.5"10.00 ea.F2 'Isla Zapatera, Lago Nicaragua' juveniles of 'red devil' from wild red female x F1 red/white male
"lyonsi1.5"8.50 or 6 @ 7.50 ea.cb juveniles of likely to be extinct in wild species (I've tried unsuccessfully to find them on two occasions in CR and PAN)
"sagittae1.5"8.50 or 6 @ 7.50 ea.cb juves from 2 generations of full creamsickle colored adults; already turning white & orange by 1.5" size
""2-2.5"12.50 ea.next size up on colored creamsickle juveniles
"trimaculatus3-3.5"20.00 ea.F1 Rio Naranjo, Guatemala juveniles in ltd qty at this size
""4-4.5"28.00 ea.F1 R. Naranjo young male grow outs of chunky size
""5-6"50.00 ea.F1 R. Naranjo young adult males in ltd qty only
Chiapaherosgrammodes1.25-1.5"10.00 ea.F1 juveniles from collection at Tuxtla Guttierez, Rio Grijalva, Chiapas, MX
Hypsophrysnicaraguensis2-2.5"10.00 or 6 @ 8.50 ea.cb 'macaw cichlid' juveniles of multicolored Costa Rican race
""3.5-4"20.00 ea.cb Costa Rican 'macaw cichlid' grow outs with great color in ltd qty
""4.5-6"75.00 prcb 'breeding pair' of Costa Rican 'nics' w/ awesome color
Nandopsistetracanthus3-4"25.00 or 4 @ 22.00 ea.cb 'Cuban cichlids' grow outs of uncommon size; a ml growing, highly attractive species sporting black/white wavy pattern
Neetroplusnematopus 3-3.5"18.00 ea.F1 juveniles of robust & uniquely 'blue faced neets' from R. Grande de Matagalpa, Nicaragua in ltd qty only
""4-4.5"35.00 ea.F1 young adult males in ltd qty
Parachromisdovii5" / 6-6.5"55.00 ea. / 65.00 ea.cb adult Nicaraguan all male 'wolf cichlids' in very ltd qty
"loisellei2-2.5"12.50 ea.cb of Panamanian origin; the southernmost populations of this guapote sport rich honey colored body w/ amber fins
"managuensis6"40.00 ea.cb adult black/white Nicaraguan 'jaguar cichlids' in ltd qty only
Peteniasplendida3-3.5"15.00 or 4 @ 12.50 ea.cb md juvenile 'red bay snook' - grows large but low on aggression scale; this solid orange-red morph is highly attractive
""8-9"65.00 ea.cb adult 'red bay snook' of very impressive size & color - ltd qty only
Rociooctofasciata 'electric blue'2"20.00 ea.cb 'electric blue dempsey' juveniles; a much more peaceful & highly colorful form of 'jack dempsey'
Talamancaherossieboldii1.5"10.00 ea.F2 Rio Gariche, PAN. juveniles of robust, red spotted, black 'bandit-masked' species
Thorichthysmeeki1-1.25"12.50 ea.F1 'red w/ wide black bars firemouth' from collection at Coba, Quintana Roo, MX
Trichromissalvini 'Candelaria'1-1.25"12.50 ea.F1 juveniles of R. Candelaria, Campeche, MX origin in which both sexes display extensive red color
"salvini 'Grijalva'1-1.25"8.50 or 6 @ 8.00 ea.F1 juveniles of Rio Grijalva, Chiapas, MX origin where both sexes are bright yellow and blue; females w/ most red
Viejabifasciata1.5"8.50 or 6 @ 8.00 ea.F1 'red bifas' of Rio Grijalva, Chiapas, MX collected population
""10-11"175.00 ea.F1 jumbo R. Grijlava male of super size & color
"breidohri3"18.00 or 4 @ 15.00 ea.cb pastel colored species of blue & pink w/ red eyes
"cf. fenestrata 'pink'5"35.00 ea.cb young adults of 'pink/pink marbled fenestrata'; lg growing species w/ unusual rose-pink-magenta base color
"hartwegi3-3.5"15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea.F1 Rio Comitan, Chiapas, MX origin for large juveniles
""4-4.5"20.00 or 4 @ 17.50 ea.F1 Rio Comitan grow outs of next size up displaying red & blue spotting
""5-6"28.00 ea.F1 Rio Comitan adolescents of chunky size & color
""8-10"200.00 pr.wild jumbo R. Comitan adult pairs in super color - a very rare offer in ltd qty only
"maculicauda5-6"35.00 ea.cb 'black belt cichlids' of great size & color; rich red colored throat & caudal fin are characteristic of mature individuals
"sp. 'Coatzacoalcos'1.5"8.50 or 6 @ 8.00 ea.F2 R. Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, MX origin juveniles of mostly blue colored beauty w/ red fins
"var. 'synspila'3.5-4"30.00 ea.cb 'red head synspila' of chunky grow out size beginning to display colors
AFRICAN/OLD WORLD CICHLIDS    
Etroplussuratensis3-3.5"15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea.F1 juveniles of large growing, highly ornate 'green chromide': a spectacular jewel spotted, less aggressive rarity
Hemichromisfasciatus2.5-3"15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea.F1 Lake Volta, Ghana juveniles - the epitome of 'five spot jewels'; a large growing, highly colorful W. African rarity in the trade
"lifalili2.5-3"15.00 ea.cb neon red colored jewels w/ turquoise spots on body & fins; super md cichlid/community species that stays under 4"
Heterotilapiabuttekoferi2.5-3"15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea.cb 'zebra' or 'hornet Tilapia' juves; a lg growing, boldly patterned/colored species sporting wide vertical black bands on gold body
Oreochromissp. niloticus12"50.00 ea.cb cream sickle colored 'Tilapia' of large size & attractive color/pattern - only one available
Paratilapiableekeri3-3.5"22.00 or 4 @ 20.00 ea.cb 'small spot bleekeri' - highly attractive, lg growing Madagascar cichlid; jet black body covered w/ 'starry night' spangles
Placidochromiscf. phenochilus 'Tanzania'3.5-4"40.00 or 3 @ 35.00 ea.cb 'star sapphire Hap'; a spectacularly colorful & showy sapphire blue species w/ white-gold flake pattern-females available
NON-CICHLIDS, ODDBALLS, CHARACINS, CYPRINIDS, ETC. (wild collected unless indicated otherwise)    
Anabastestudineus2.5-3"22.00 or 4 @ 20.00 ea.the 'banded climbing perch'-extremely hardy gourami w/ amazing ability to remain out of water for days if kept moist; grows to 10"
Barbichthyslaevis4"65.00 ea.rarely imported red & black finned Thai sucker barb-only one available
Barbodeslateristriga3"+/-35.00 ea.Thai collected 'spanner barb' of great size (wild); an attractively striped/banded barb that grows to robust 6-7" size
Barbonymusaltus4-4.5"25.00 ea.Thai 'red tail + red fin tinfoil barb' (wild as opposed to common hormone bred); grows to 8" - perfect for md-ml community
Belontiahasselti5"75.00 ea.Thai collected 'honeycomb combtail'; a robust & rare import of lg size that competes well w/ ml sized species - only one fish avail
Carlocarpiosiamensis3.5-4" 65.00 ea. Thai 'giant carp'; a very rarely collected/imported, xl growing & highly impressive cyprinid in ltd qty
Centropomusensiferus4-4.5"100.00 or 3 @ 85.00 ea.Suriname collected 'swordspine snook'; a 100% freshwater snook that grows to only 12"; awesome tank candidate for Cichla, rays, etc
Chalceuserythrurus4-5"25.00 ea.great sized 'tucan chalceus' from Leticia, Rio Amazonas; unique & colorful species to occupy top of tank in md communities
Cirrhinusmicrolepis3-3.5" / 4.5-5"25.00 / 35.00 or 3 @ 30.00 ea.seldom imported red-finned Thai mud carp; semi-elongated iridescent body w/ very cool red tail
Datnioidespolota3-3.5"40.00 ea.Thai 'silver dats' of robust size - fully trained on prepared/dry foods
Dawkinsiafilamentosa3-3.5"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.Myanmar-collected 'filament barb'; a super colorful (chartreuse & red w/ black), md growing (5") barb ideal for md community
Desmopuntiusjohorensis2-2.5"28.00 or 4 @ 25.00 ea.Thai collected 'striped barb'; a boldly gold/black striped, md growing (5") active, peaceful barb - ideal for md community
Hampalamacrolepidota4-4.5" / 6-7"40.00 ea. / 65.00 ea.rare import of lg growing, robust, colorful, & active cyprinid; coveted sport fish that amounts to a great larger community species
Hopliasaimara3-4"450.00 ea.rare Suriname import of the giant growing 'Aimara wolf' in manageable juvenile size
"curupira 'Colombia'5-5.5"175.00 ea.Rio Inírida collected 'black wolf fish' of seldom imported md size - just one individual available
"curupira 'Suriname'7-8"250.00 ea.Suriname collected 'black wolf fish' of chunky size; an entirely different form than we are used to seeing from Orinoco - very ltd qty
Hoplerythrinusunitaeniatus9-10"125.00 ea.rarely imported/seen in jumbo size: 'gold wolf fish/shuyo amarillo' imported from Peru in ltd qty
Hypsibarbuswetmorei3.5-4"28.00 or 4 @ 25.00 ea.wild Thai 'lemon fin barb'; a seldom imported & attractive cyprinid that reaches about 10"
Incisilabeobehri3-4"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.wild Thai 'hump head shark'; a rarely imported show species - very seldom offered in juvenile size
Labeodyocheilus4.5-6" / 8-10"65.00 ea. / 165.00 ea.Thai 'blue shark'; a rarely collected, lg growing & impressively finned cyprinid- ltd qty on md & only 2 lg size available
Labiobarbussiamensis3-3.5" / 5-5.5"25.00 ea. / 40.00 ea.seldom imported, Thai barb w/ long dorsal fin, black spotted scales, & pastel colored sides
Lepomisminiatus2.5"15.00 ea.native N. Am. 'red spotted sunfish'; a md growing (5-6") attractively colored & cool hardy addition to md community-ltd qty only
Leporinusfasciatus2.5-3"15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea.Rio Inírida collected juveniles; very colorful w/ bold yellow & black bands
"gossei4-5"40.00 or 4 @ 35.00 ea.rarely imported Suriname jewel w/ honey colored body & variously sized black spots/bars; an attractive addition to ml community
Leptobotiataeniops3.5-4"75.00 or 3 @ 70.00 ea.rare import of 'Chinese honeycomb loach'; a robust cool-hardy species w/ very attractive, individually intricate pattern
Lobocheilosrhabdoura4-4.5"35.00 ea.rarely imported Thai barb w/ pink tail & pink spots on flanks - ltd qty only
Markiananigripinnis4-4.5"45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea.very rarely imported Pantanal, Brazil collection of rubust & unique, ml growing, ventrally red finned tetra
Metynnisfasciatus3.5-4"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.cb 'tiger silver dollar' of super size - great dither w/ md-ml sized cichlids or mixed communities; will not even eat cichlid fry in tank
Myleussp. 'neon green' 2.5-3"40.00 or 4 @ 35.00 ea.Peruvian collected iridescent lime green colored species w/ red hook - could be M. lobatus?
"micans6-7"275.00 ea.Rio São Francisco collected giant growing 'silver dollar/pacu' featuring blood red fins & highly metallic body - only one available
Myloplusrubripinnis3.5"28.00 ea.wild Rio Inírida 'red hook silver dollar' of ml size
Osphronemusexodon3-3.5"85.00 ea.Thai 'elephant ear gourami'; a very rarely imported red & black scaled giant growing gourami - unique species for lg community
"laticlavis5-6"85.00 ea.giant 'red tail gorami' of Indonesia/Malaysia; a highly attractive show fish for lg communities that can reach 20"
Osteobramafeae3-3.5"85.00 ea.deeply keeled/knife-like bodied Thai cyprinid; an extremely rare import in very ltd qty only
Osteochilushasselti5-6"50.00 ea.seldom imported red-finned Thai hard lipped barb; attractive red fins w/ long dorsal fin
Neolissochilussoroides3-4"65.00 ea.Thai 'Soro brook carp'; a rarely imported 'yellow fin mahseer' that grows to about 18"
Potamotrygonboesemani 'Apoera'5"2000.00 pr. / 750.00 males extremely rare Suriname import of juves; striking 'tortoise shell pattern' unique to this Corantijn River endemic-net price/no discount
"boesemani 'Apoera' md6.5-7.5"3000.00 pr. / 1100.00 malesnext size up on md 'Apoera-large spotted' boesemani rays - net price/no discount
"marinae5" 1000.00 ea. extreme rare import of recently described, Suriname beauties w/ glowing gold flower pattern in ltd qty-net price/no discount; pairs avail
"marinae md7-8"3000.00 pr. one md pair only - already exhibiting incredibly bold flowers on dark body - very striking fish
"motoro7-8"300.00 ea.Rio Vichada, COL collected 'marble motoro' juveniles in ltd qty (one beautiful pair still available)
Pygocentruspiraya5"200.00 ea.R. São Francisco giant growing, brilliantly honey to red colored piranha - only two still available
"ternetzi5"250.00 ea.R. São Francisco collected at Tres Marias, Minas Gerais; brilliant gold colored piranha - only two still available
Semaprochilodusinsignis2.5"20.00 ea.Rio Meta collected 'red fin flag tail Prochilodus' - active, lg growing, showy species; great in md-ld communities
Zacco platypus 3-4"28.00 or 4 @ 25.00 ea.F1 Thai bred 'red Chinese dragon fin chub'; grows 5-7", super active, extremely hardy & colorful
LORICARIIDAE - PLECOSTOMUS SPECIES (wild collected unless indicated otherwise)    
Acanthicushystrix8-9"150.00 ea.L155 'lyre tail pleco' of R. Branco, Roraima, Brazil; xl growing, super thorny, jet black, prehistoric showy pleco; only one available
Ancistrinisp. L0692.5-3"40.00 or 4 @ 35.00 ea.L069 rarely collected gold & black uniquely banded gem from Alenquer, R. Amazonas
Baryancistrussp. LDA033/L1422.5-3"65.00 or 4 @ 60.00 ea.LDA033/L142 'snowball pleco' collected from Pimental, Rio Tapajos; sports bold contrast of lg white polka dots on solid black body
Chaetostomaformosae2-2.5"12.50 or 5 @ 10.00 ea.L187B 'blonde bulldog pleco' from Rio Guamal, COL; small growing pleco, excellent algae grazer
Hemiancistrusmedians8-9"275.00 ea.extremely rare Suriname import of super spiny, huge headed, big eyed, boldy polka-dotted treasure of pleco
Loricariasp. 'Rio Nanay'4-5"50.00 or 4 @ 45.00 ea.attractively marbled, undescribed Peruvian whiptail in ltd qty only
Hemiodontichthysacipenserinus5"50.00 ea.Peruvian 'Pinocchio-nose whiptail'; incredibly unique w/ super elongated knobbed snout- ltd qty only
Hypancistrusmargaritatus1.25-1.5"25.00 ea.L404 1st time offer of F1 juveniles from Rio Branco, Roraima collected stock
 sp. L1742"215.00 or 4 @ 200.00 ea.L174 very rare collection of highly coveted Rio Xingu collected individuals
"zebra2-2.5"225.00 ea.L046 very rare collection of md sized Rio Xingu zebras- very ltd qty still available
Hypostomusfaveolus5-6" / 8"55.00 ea. / 75.00 ea.L037 'honeycomb pleco' of T. Tocantins in super size w/ intricate honeycomb pattern over head & dorsal area-ltd qty available
"soniae3-4" / 5-5.5"40.00 ea. / 55.00 ea.L137 'blue eye red fin pleco' from Pimental, Rio Tapajos in two sizes
Leporacanthicussp. L2633-3.5"75.00 ea.L263 very rare import of R. Tapajos collected stock; complete w/ characteristic 'horn head' & polka dots-only one still available
Panaqoluschangae2.5-3"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.L226 Peru collected, attractively banded md growing species
Panaquecochliodon8-10"450.00 ea.Rio Magdalena 'blue eyed Panaque'; truly a prehistoric-looking show pleco w/ blue eyes & jet black body; ltd qty only
"cf. nigrolineatus L3309-11"150.00 ea.Rio Meta collected jumbo sized 'watermelon royal plecos'; super spotted xl individuals in ltd qty
"schaeferi3-3.5"50.00 ea.LDA065/L203 'titanic royal pleco' - an extremely attractive, giant growing 'royal pleco' w/ white lyre tail from Peru
Peckoltiasabaji4.5-5" / 6-7"50.00 ea. / 65.00 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. L1403-3.5"45.00 or 4 @ 40.00 ea.L140 from Rio Tapajos; a rarely imported Peckoltia w/ wide, wavy bands on cream-yellow body
Pseudacanthicussp. L0653-3.5"75.00 ea.L065 'blizzard cactus' or 'mustang cactus pleco' - F1 adorable juveniles of very rarely imported Pseuda. species in ltd qty
"sp. LDA1055"600.00 ea.LDA105 'typhoon' or 'fire spot cactus pleco'- very rare import of outrageously colorful show species; only one individual available
Pseudancistrusbarbatus7-8"175.00 ea.extremely rare Suriname import of super wide bodied, gold spangled beauty
"sp. L2593.5-4"50.00 ea.L259 - uncommon import of lg cream spotted/wavy spotted pleco in very ltd qty
Pseudohemiodonapithanos7.5-9"135.00 ea or 4 @ 125.00 ea.Rio Caquetá collected real 'chameleon whiptail' of remarkable size & pattern
Pseudorinelepissp. L0957-8"250.00 ea.very rare import of 'red cheek pinecone pleco' - particularly at this md size; ltd qty only
Pterygoplichthysgibbiceps 'albino'10-12"75.00 ea.cb L083 / L165 'albino sailfin plecos' - super showy morph of ivory color w/ red eyes-ltd qty available
"scrophus3-3.5"35.00 ea.Peruvian 'rhino pleco' w/ unmistakable large 'horn-like' nostril flaps
"weberi3-3.5"25.00 ea.juvenile Peruvian 'ranger pleco'- seriously cute w/ lg polka dots, matures to profusely blk. spotted pleco w/ golden body
Scobinancistrussp. L2534.5"125.00 ea.L253 seldom imported lower R. Xingu 'sunshine-like pleco' w/ large pearl spots over body & fins - very ltd qty only
"sp. L3684"75.00 ea.L368 'white spotted cloud pleco'; lg bold white spots cover black body & fins; incredibly showy Tapajos pleco-just 1 still available
Squaliformaemarginata4-4.5" / 5-6"25.00 ea. / 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)    
Acanthodorascataphractus2.5-3"35.00 or 4 @ 32.00 ea.Suriname collected 'chocolate raphael cats'; a rare offer of attractively colored/marked, md growing & hardy cats
Bagrichthysmajusculus7-8"125.00 ea.uber rare import of highly curious, velvet black 'lancer-type cat' w/ white whiskers & sky blue rimmed eye-only a few available
Bagroidesmelapterus5"175.00 ea.Thai collected uber rare 'Harlequin Lancer'; boldy ornate gold & black - only one individual available
Brachyrhamdiameesi2-2.5"15.00 or 5 @ 12.50 ea.gragarious dwarf species of 'imitator Pim cat' that mimics Corydoras in nature; grows to only 3"
Corydorasgeoffrey2.5-3"175.00 ea.super sized, incredibly rare import of Suriname collected Cory. w/ very long nose, robust body/high back
"sp. cw1401.5"15.00 ea.F1 juveniles of Rio das Garcas, Mato Grosso collected stock; extremely similar to 'Guarana Cory'
Goldiellaeques6"50.00 ea.Peru collected 'horse head cat' of great size; an attractively patterned cat well suited for md-lg community - remains <12" - only 2 avail
Hemibagrusfilamentosus5-5.5" / 6-7"85.00 ea. / 100.00 ea.rarely imported Thai bagrid cat of tawny/caramel body color; grows to about 18-20"
"wyckii7-8"175.00 ea.Thai 'crystal eyed cat'-only two individuals avail of extraordinary show cats; velvet black w/ white trim tail, glowing/iridescent eyes
Heteropneusteskemratensis6-7"125.00 ea.extremely rare import of Thai clarid cat; attractive mohagany body & fins w/ horizontal gold stripes - only 1 available
Leiariusmarmoratus6-7"50.00 ea.Peru 'marbled sailfin cat' boldly marked juveniles; can grow to spectacular show cat of 20-24"
Mystusalbolineatus4-4.5"35.00 ea.seldom imported Thai bagrid cat w/ wine & white horizontal stripes
"mysticetus5-6"75.00 ea.rarely imported Thai bagrid cat w/ bold indigo & white horizonal stripes- very ltd qty only
Pangasiusconchophilus7-8"150.00 ea.extremely rare import of lg growing Thai 'paroon shark' species w/ distinctive metallic bronze colored body- only 1 available
Pseudomystussiamensis3.5-4"18.00 or 4 @ 15.00 ea.Thai 'bumble bee cat' of super size & bold color/pattern
Pseudoplatysomafasciatum5-6"95.00 ea.rare import of boldly barred, Suriname collected 'tiger shovelnose cats' in ltd qty
"magdaleniatum3.5-4"85.00 ea.extremely rare collection of known origin-Rio Magdalena; reported to be one of the smaller growing 'tiger shovelnose' - very ltd qty
Sperataacicularis5-6"75.00 ea. seldom imported, copper colored, lg growing 'Burmese shovelnose cat'
Synodontisnigrita 'gold form'2.5-3"35.00 ea.cb 'gold/gold marbled lace cats'; a very attractive & hardy addition to md-lg communities
Tatiaintermedia2.5-3"15.00 ea.F1 'milky way wood cats'; md growing, very attractive white spots over velvet black body