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The largest Apisto

Discussion in 'Apistogramma' started by Refael Hdr., Jul 30, 2006.

  1. Refael Hdr.

    Refael Hdr. Member 5 Year Member

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    Hi guys,
    What is the largest Apistogramma species that have ever been discovered?
  2. Mike Wise

    Mike Wise Moderator Staff Member 5 Year Member

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    Based on published reports, the largest specimen in a museum collection is A. steindachneri (63 mm SL); in the home aquarium A. geisleri (slightly over 10 cm TL). I personally have had A. steindachneri reach 4"+ in my aquariums, but don't have preserved specimens to prove it.