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El Gran Libro del Oscar By Leopoldo Bolanos Cacho Preciado
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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 By Rachel Richardson
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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 and so much more!!!< Less