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El Gran Libro del Oscar
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El libro más completo que existe en idioma español sobre el pez oscar, su mantenimiento, crianza, reproducción, aclimatación y todo lo relativo al más fascinante de... More > los peces de acuario de agua dulce.< Less
A Crash Course In Caring for Oscar Fish
Astronotus ocellatus is a species of fish from the cichlid family known under a variety of common names, including oscar, tiger oscar, velvet cichlid, or marble cichlid. In South America, where the... More > species naturally resides, A. ocellatus specimens are often found for sale as a food fish in the local markets. The fish can also be found in other areas, including China, Australia, and the United States. It is considered a popular aquarium fish in the U.S.
The species was originally described by Louis Agassiz in 1831 as Lobotes ocellatus, as he mistakenly believed the species was marine; later work assigned the species to the genus Astronotus. The species also has a number of junior synonyms: Acara compressus, Acara hyposticta, Astronotus ocellatus zebra, and Astronotus orbiculatus.
This book covers several topics including:
- Oscar Fish Care
- Oscar Fish Behavior
- Oscar Fish Care Requirements
- Oscar Fish Breeding
- Oscar Fish Diseases
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