AMAZONAS - Matt Pedersen

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...

Geophagus Welcomes Three New Species

Introducing three new eartheaters: Geophagus rufomarginatus, Geophagus multiocellus, and Geophagus santosi, all found in northeastern Brazil.

20 Jul 12:27 AM 0 Read More...