AMAZONAS - Matt Pedersen

Jack Wattley, Discus King, Passes Away at 95

The Discus community has lost one of its true pioneers with the passing of Jack Wattley in early October, 2018.

07 Nov 1:05 PM 0 Read More...

Ideal Beginner Freshwater Aquarium Fish: AMAZONAS Staff Picks

It’s not so much about publishing a list of easy fish for your first aquarium, but rather it’s about conveying a mindset that will prepare the new aquarium hobbyist for success.

09 Oct 1:05 AM 3 Read More...

Gorgeous New Tetra Species Described

Researchers use genetic tools to discover and describe a beautiful new Hyphessobrycon sp. tetra from Northeastern Brazil.

14 Sep 4:38 PM 0 Read More...

Seen In The Trade: Glorious Freshwater Eels!

A writhing mass of uniquely-patterned eel-like fishes in a net seemed to jump out of the email inbox, demanding attention. But what are they?

24 Aug 4:31 PM 0 Read More...

Hiding in Plain Sight: A New Miniature Killifish

Killifish keepers may recognize Spectrolebias costae, a challenging annual micro-killi. Based on new genetic evidence, there could be a second species floating around in the aquarium hobby.

24 Aug 3:57 PM 0 Read More...