Polypterus endlicherii GOLD

7. May 2012

Polypterus endlicherii GOLD

This large species – sexual maturity is reached at about 40 cm length, but the species can grow as big as 70 cm – is represented in Guinea by a very attractive colour variety that has a yellow-golden basic coloration (vs. ash-grey in others).

For our customers: the fish have code 163215 on our stocklist. Please note that we exclusively supply the wholesale trade. Available in limited numbers only!

Lexicon: Polypterus: from ancient Greek, means “with many fins”. endlicherii: dedication name for Stephan Ladislaus Endlicher (1804 – 1849).

Suggestion of a common name: Golden Bichir

Angaben zum Tier
Herkunft Guinea
Verfügbare Größe in cm 20 - 25