Our animals

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Northern lakes and seas

The ocean

Tropical rivers and lakes

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Dwarf mormyrid

Electric eel

Cave tetra

The flooded rainforest

Arowana

The interesting species of the river

Arapaima

Piranha

Stream aquarium

Under the riverbank

River life

The plants in the river

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Chocolate cichlid

Chocolate cichlid

Yellow belly cichlid

Yellow belly cichlid

Jack dempsey

Jack dempsey

Rio grande cichlid

Rio grande cichlid

Convict cichlid

Convict cichlid

Red Terror

Red Terror

Jewelfish

Jewelfish

Saddle cichlid

Saddle cichlid

Bucktooth tetra

Bucktooth tetra

Facts

LatinExodon paradoxus
Size7.5 cm
FoodInsects and scales
HabitatRivers
IUCN

Not evaluated

LocationAmazonas
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Bite chunks of other fish

Bucktooth tetra feed on insects but also eat fish scales. When a fish loses a scale, a new one grows out again.


River deep

Armored predators

Conservation of species

California kingsnake

River pool

Archerfish

Endangered species

Lake Tanganyika

Lake Malawi