Leopard Angelfish

These popular species found in rivers all throughout the Amazon River basin. The leopard angelfish has been bred for years in the aquarium trade to produce a unique marble and spotted "leopard" pattern. One striking feature of the leopard angelfish is the blue gene which becomes dominant when the fish grows to about four inches. 

  • Scientific Name: Pterophyllum scalare
  • Origin: South America
  • Lifespan: 10+ years
  • Max Size: 6 inches
  • Food: Flake, live, frozen
  • Shipping size: Approx. 2 inches