Thread: Amazon Leaf Fish
03-10-2013, 10:31 AM #1
Amazon Leaf FishOne of my all time favorite close-up shot.
Highly predatory fish in the Amazon : Monocirrhus polyacanthus.
03-10-2013, 11:27 AM #2
03-10-2013, 12:26 PM #3
03-11-2013, 12:50 PM #4TDC,
Thanks for the info but thats ok.
Did you managed to collect any ? Any shots of the field trip ?
03-11-2013, 02:26 PM #5
Didn't get any leaf fish but I did manage to catch some young pike cichlids. I'm going to another spot for the leaf fish next saturday. I'm hoping to get a very young one so it can be trained onto prepared food if its possible.
All I have are a couple bad cellphone photos.
A Rhamdia quelens catfish that was caught on the trip
Last edited by Aeonflame; 03-11-2013 at 02:37 PM.
03-17-2013, 04:57 AM #6
Thanks for posting. It is always a treat for me to see photos of their natural habitat. :)
03-17-2013, 02:35 PM #7