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Carnegiella strigata marble hatchet
Aquatropic, December 27, 2018

The filefish family is filled with no shortage of strange species. Compared to their close cousins, the triggerfishes, monacanthids are far more variable in their morphology. There are tiny circular species, like Rudarius.

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Holiday at
Aquatropic, December 21, 2018

We wish you happy holidays and remind you of our store hours and shipping days for next week. We will be closed on December 24th-25th. We will resume regular shipping on December 26th-27th, and only air cargo shipping on December 28th.

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Cichlasoma sp flowerhorn humphead pearl 1
Aquatropic, December 21, 2018

Just in time for Christmas we have a stunning Flowerhorn Humphead Pearl (Cichlasoma sp.) in stock right now, but we don't expect this beauty to stay for long.

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Raiamas ansorgii barbs congolese barilius edited
Aquatropic, December 20, 2018

The one African chedrin that does occasionally find its way into aquariums is Raiamas, home to about 17 species presently.

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Pterophyllum scalare angel fish cobalt blue zebra
Aquatropic, December 14, 2018

​Do you have a large planted aquarium and are in the market for fish that will stand out in your tank? Consider purchasing an angelfish like the Aquacultured Cobalt Blue Zebra (Pterophyllum scalare).

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