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hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:25 AM
#21
geng preman lokal :p
buat page ini, gw pengen post profile ikan2 predator yg udah bisa di breed lokal (kecuali jenis2 arowana) \)


CONTENTS:

p2: RED TAIL CATFISH (Phractocephalus hemioliopterus), TIGER SHOVELNOSE CATFISH (Pseudoplatystoma fasciatum), RED BELLY PIRANHA (Pygocentrus nattereri), SPOTTED GAR PIKE (Lepisosteus oculatus), ALLIGATOR GAR (Atractosteus spatula), , MOTORO STINGRAY (Potamotrygon motoro), SENEGALUS BICHIR (Polypterus senegalus), ARMOURED BICHIR (Polypterus delhezi), ORNATE BICHIR (Polypterus ornatipinnis), SADDLED BICHIR (Polypterus endlicheri), GIANT SNAKEHEAD (Channa micropeltes),, OSCAR (Astronotus ocellatus), HELLICOPTER CATFISH / TAPAH (Wallago leeri), PEACOCK BASS (Cichla ocellaris), HAMPALA BARB (Hampala macrolepidota), CLOWN KNIFEFISH (Chitala chitala), INDONESIAN TIGERFISH (Datnuoides microlepis), PAPUA TIGERFISH (Datnioides campbelli)
GREEN TERROR FACTOIDS / GOLD SAUM (Aequidens rivulatus), GAR CHARACINS (Ctenolucius hujeta)



[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
24. RED TAIL CATFISH (Phractocephalus hemioliopterus)
FAMILY: Pimelodidae
TYPE: Catfish
MAX SIZE: 52" (approx. 130cm)
ORIGIN: South America
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: will eat ANY fish smaller than its size (unless for feeding purposes), overfeeding is a common cause of death in this species

*Pics taken from animal-world.com
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:25 AM
#22

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
25. TIGER SHOVELNOSE CATFISH (Pseudoplatystoma fasciatum)
FAMILY: Pimelodidae
TYPE: Catfish
MAX SIZE: 48" (approx. 120cm)
ORIGIN: South America
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: there are reports that they can grow to twice its size, gravel should be avoided since the catfish will eat gravel when hunting for other food and the gravel can’t always pass through their system

*Pics taken from flickr.com and azflyandtie.com
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:26 AM
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[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
26. RED BELLY PIRANHA (Pygocentrus nattereri)
FAMILY: Characidae
TYPE: Characins
MAX SIZE: 12" (approx. 30cm)
ORIGIN: South America
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: the most common piranha of its group, keep in school of at least 6, strong filtration and high oxygen level in the water are essential to keep this species
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:26 AM
#24

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles>>>juvenile
[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
27. SPOTTED GAR PIKE (Lepisosteus oculatus)
FAMILY: Lepisosteidae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 48" (approx. 120cm)
ORIGIN: North America
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: powerful jumper, make sure to cover the top of the tank/pond when keeping this species
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:27 AM
#25

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
28. ALLIGATOR GAR (Atractosteus spatula)
FAMILY: Lepisosteidae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 120" (approx. 300cm)
ORIGIN: North America
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: in February 2007, a 1.5-foot alligator gar was found roaming far in the city of Jakarta, Indonesia, when the city was hit by a major flood

*Pics and excerpts taken from wikipedia.com
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:27 AM
#26

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
29. MOTORO STINGRAY (Potamotrygon motoro)
FAMILY: Potamotrygonidae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 40" (approx. 100cm)
ORIGIN: South America
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: the water needs to be kept clean and good filtration and regular water changes are a necessity, don't feed to much goldfish feeders as they lack necessary nutrients

*Pics taken from wikimedia.org
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:27 AM
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[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles>>>albino variant
30. SENEGALUS BICHIR (Polypterus senegalus)
FAMILY: Polypteridae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 12" (approx. 30cm)
ORIGIN: Africa
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: powerful jumper, and never mix with fish that fits in its mouth (unless for feeding purpose)
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:28 AM
#28

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
31. ARMOURED BICHIR (Polypterus delhezi)
FAMILY: Polypteridae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 14" (approx. 35cm)
ORIGIN: Africa
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: powerful jumper, predatory and may eat anything which will fit into its mouth
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:28 AM
#29

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
32. ORNATE BICHIR (Polypterus ornatipinnis)
FAMILY: Polypteridae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 32" (approx. 80cm)
ORIGIN: Africa
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: One of the most strikingly patterned of the bichirs, water chemistry is not critical as long as the quality is good
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:29 AM
#30

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles>>>juvenile
[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
33. SADDLED BICHIR (Polypterus endlicheri)
FAMILY: Polypteridae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 32" (approx. 80cm)
ORIGIN: Africa
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: what distinct this species from other in the genus is the prominent lower jaw is longer than the upper jaw and have 11-15 dorsal finlets
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:29 AM
#31

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles>>>juvenile
[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
34. GIANT SNAKEHEAD (Channa micropeltes)
FAMILY: Channidae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 80" (approx. 200cm)
ORIGIN: Southeast Asia
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: as the giant snakehead matures, they lose their stripes and instead develop a bluish black and white pattern on their upper body, giant snakehead is also a good food fish although some people dislike the muddy taste

*pics taken from dnr.state.md.us and acuariofilia.pauluk.8k.com
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:29 AM
#32

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles>>>juvenile
[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
35. OSCAR (Astronotus ocellatus)
FAMILY: Cichlidae
TYPE: Cichlids
MAX SIZE: 18" (approx. 45cm)
ORIGIN: South America
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: popular as pets, and are regarded as intelligent by aquarists, this is in part as they learn to associate their owners and food and are purported to be able to distinguish their owner from strangers


*Pics taken from flickr.com and aquascapeonline.com
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:30 AM
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[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
36. HELLICOPTER CATFISH / TAPAH (Wallago leeri)
FAMILY: Siluridae
TYPE: Catfish
MAX SIZE: 80" (approx. 200cm)
ORIGIN: Southeast Asia
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: need a fish only diet the older it gets

*Pics and excerpts taken from scotcat.com
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:30 AM
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[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
37. PEACOCK BASS (Cichla ocellaris)
FAMILY: Cichlidae
TYPE: Cichlids
ORIGIN: Amazon River, South America
MAX. SIZE: 40" (approx. 100cm)
DIET: Carnivorous
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: will eat anything that fits in its mouth

*Credit to bro destroyer for the pic and excerpts beer:
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:31 AM
#35

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles>>>juvenile
[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
38. HAMPALA BARB (Hampala macrolepidota)
FAMILY: Cyprinidae
TYPE: Cyprinids
MAX SIZE: 24" (approx. 60cm)
ORIGIN: Southeast Asia
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Semi Aggressive
MISC: considered carnivorous, as most of their diet consists of small fish and insects, so they shouldn't be trusted with anything small enough to fit into their mouths, powerful jumpers

*Pics and excerpts taken from aqua-global.de and anglingthailand.com
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:31 AM
#36

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
39. CLOWN KNIFEFISH (Chitala chitala)
FAMILY: Notopteridae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 40" (approx. 100cm)
ORIGIN: Southeast Asia
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: One of the more striking knifefish, their bodies have a series of black spots, which vary in pattern between fish, companions could include large catfish, Bichirs, Siamese Tigerfish


*Pics and excerpts taken from tropicaltank.co.uk and derwentkoiandtropicals.co.uk
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:31 AM
#37

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles >>> credit to mr. 7up beer:
40. INDONESIAN TIGERFISH (Datnuoides microlepis)
FAMILY: Datnioididae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 18" (approx. 45cm)
ORIGIN: Indonesia, particularly Borneo and Sumatra
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: Either keep it as a single specimen, or in a group of 3 or more

*Excerpts taken from seriouslyfish.com
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:32 AM
#38

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles>>>juvenile
[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
41. PAPUA TIGERFISH (Datnioides campbelli)
FAMILY: Datnioididae
TYPE: Miscellanious
MAX SIZE: 18" (approx. 45cm)
ORIGIN: Indonesia, particularly Borneo and Sumatra
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: all tiger fish will turn unstable and blackish when stressed, this can be due to water condition, space constraints or bullying by other fish (even of the same species).

*Pics and excerpts taken from fishbase.org and practicalfishkeeping.co.uk
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:33 AM
#39

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles>>>credit to mr. 7up beer:
42. GREEN TERROR FACTOIDS / GOLD SAUM (Aequidens rivulatus)
FAMILY: Cichlidae
TYPE: Cichlids
MAX SIZE: 12" (approx. 30cm)
ORIGIN: South America
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: keep with fish of a similar size and temperament, or with robust shoaling fish, such as larger barbs
hanunxx - 30/06/2008 03:41 AM
#40

[PICS + INFO] Freshwater Fish Species Profiles
43. GAR CHARACINS (Ctenolucius hujeta)
FAMILY: Ctenoluciidae
TYPE: Characins
MAX SIZE: 28" (approx. 70cm)
ORIGIN: South America
DIET: Carnivore
CHARACTER: Aggressive
MISC: sometimes referred as "freshwater barracuda", best kept in schools


*Pics taken from petshop-zoomania.com
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