Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > General Aquarium Forums > New Acquisitions
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 09-17-2004, 06:45 PM   #1
AA Team Emeritus
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Garland,Texas
Posts: 1,914
Polypterus retropinnis baby....for SURE this time!

A while back I posted a picture of a fish that was sold as Polypterus retropinnis but that turned out to be an as-yet undescribed species known as Polypterus sp. 'Congo'. Most of the fish sold in fish stores as P. retropinnis are actually Polypterus palmas polli.

I finally have Polypterus retropinnis for SURE! Picked up a couple of 3" long babies from Rehoboth Aquatics after a LONG wait for them to come in from Africa. Here's one of the babies:

__________________

__________________
Aquarist since 1964
Fruitbat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2004, 09:22 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Palm Bay Fl
Posts: 4,076
Send a message via Yahoo to oscarbreeder
Cool looking.
Good pic too.
__________________

__________________
Please remember to vote for Aquarium Advice!

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v328/kyman_33/sig.jpg
oscarbreeder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2004, 11:44 AM   #3
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 3,005
those things are awesome!
__________________
rubysoho is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
baby, polyp, polypterus

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Platy's Having 1 Baby At A Time? Samuel-Bennett Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 0 12-27-2009 03:04 PM
Polypterus help whitetiger_CJ Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 7 02-28-2005 04:39 AM
New Polypterus....yes....ANOTHER one! Fruitbat New Acquisitions 25 08-16-2004 04:44 AM
New Polypterus Fruitbat New Acquisitions 2 06-12-2004 11:02 AM
The deed is done...New baby polypterus Christmasfish Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 6 02-14-2004 02:46 AM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:39 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.