Angelfish are a very popular species found in rivers all throughout South America, and the silver angelfish is closest to the wild species. Angelfish are unique in appearance, very thin with long dorsal and ventral fins that can grow more than 6 inches long and 8 inches tall. Silver angelfish have a silver body and bold black vertical stripes on the fins and body.
- Scientific Name: Pterophyllum scalare
- Origin: South America
- Lifespan: 10+ years
- Max Size: 6 inches
- Food: Flake, live, frozen
- Shipping Size: Medium approx. 1 1/2 inches, Large approx. 2 inches, Jumbo approx. 4 inches