Spotted Silver Dollar

The silver dollar is a larger schooling fish of the streams and rivers of the Amazon basin. Silver dollars are one of the hardiest fish in the aquarium trade and have been sold in the trade since the late 1890s. Silver dollars come in a few color variations and AquariumFishSale.com prefers to import the spotted silver dollar from Brazil as it exhibits for color on the body as it matures than the common silver dollar.

  • Scientific name: Metynnis Lippincottianus
  • Origin: Brazilian Amazon
  • Max Size: 6 inches
  • Food: Flake, pellets
  • Shipping Size: Approx. 1 1/2 inches