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This auction includes 49 items
LED Light Fixture, 18' - 24'
LED Light Fixture, 18" - 24" Dry Goods
Hard Good Types: lighting
Coralife LED Aqualight - S has 3 channels of LED lights, including one channel dedicated to white LED's.  There are also blue LED's to simulate moonlight and rg ...
2 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Back to Nature:  Aquarium Guide
Back to Nature: Aquarium Guide Dry Goods
Donated by Ad Konings/Cichlid Press.  Minimum price set ~50% below best internet pricing.  See link for reviews. 
11 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Cobalt Ultra Color Flakes, 1 LB
Cobalt Ultra Color Flakes, 1 LB Dry Goods
Hard Good Types: misc/other
Manufacturer's donation.  Minimum set at ~50% best internet pricing.  Contains astaxanthin for color development, paprika and garlic for flavor.  See nutritiona ...
15 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
ZooMed Powersweep 270
ZooMed Powersweep 270 Dry Goods
Hard Good Types: pumps
Link to a Resource: zoomed.com/powersweep/
Manufacturer's donation.  Minimum set at ~50% best internet pricing.  Rotating power head with 270 gal/hour capacity.  Pre-filter sponge included. 
25 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Spirulina Flakes 2 X 4 Oz
Spirulina Flakes 2 X 4 Oz Dry Goods
Hard Good Types: misc/other
Manufacturer's donation.  Minimum set at ~50% of best internet pricing.  2 X 4 oz containers of Spirulina 20. 
11 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
LED Bubble Wand
LED Bubble Wand Dry Goods
Manufacturer's donation.  Minimum set at less than 50% best internet pricing.  7" model, perfect for nano tanks. 
7 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Celebrating Cichlids from Lakes Malawi and
Celebrating Cichlids from Lakes Malawi and Dry Goods
Donated by Ad Konings of Cichlid Press.  Minimum set at ~50% of best internet pricing.  A tome with 400+ color photographs - a book to spend time with. 
2 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Nematobrycon palmeri
Nematobrycon palmeri Fish
Common Name: Emperor Tetra
Classification: tetra/barb/danio/rasbora
Characteristics: medium water, soft water, medium pH, low pH, peaceful
Number in bag: 1 pair
Male has spectacular finnage.  These are full-sized adults from my breeding colony.
3 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Labidochromis caeruleus
Labidochromis caeruleus Fish
Common Name: Yellow Labs
Classification: cichlid
Characteristics: hard water, high pH, aggressive
Number in bag: 4
Lake Malawi is hard and alkaline. Temperatures vary from 20-30°C/68-86°F, though in captivity should be around 25°C/77°F, pH from 7.8-8.5. Always keep nitrate ...
3 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Pseudocrenilabrus multicolor
Pseudocrenilabrus multicolor Fish
Common Name: Egyptian mouth brooder
Classification: cichlid
Characteristics: hard water, high pH, aggressive
Number in bag: 4
COMMON NAME: Dwarf Victoria mouthbrooder SCIENTIFIC NAME: Pseudocrenilabrus multicolor ADULT SIZE: 3.5 inches LIFE EXPECTANCY: 4 years Family Cichlid ...
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
 Aulonocara Walteri
Aulonocara Walteri Fish
Common Name: Aulonocara Walteri
Classification: cichlid
Characteristics: hard water, high pH, hard-to-find species
Number in bag: 4
Distribution Known only from Chizumulu Island and Likoma Island in Lake Malawi, both located off the eastern shoreline of the central part of the lake (Mozambi ...
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
 Microctenopoma fasciolatum
Microctenopoma fasciolatum Fish
Common Name: Banded bushfish
Classification: betta/anabantid
Characteristics: hard-to-find species
Number in bag: 6
This is a rarely-seen bubblenester.  The fish are hardy and easy to feed; markings tend to be in the white/brown/black palette but change often depending on moo ...
9 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Melanotaenia lacustris
Melanotaenia lacustris Fish
Common Name: Lake Kutubu Turquoise Rainbowfish
Classification: rainbowfish
Characteristics: peaceful, schooling
Number in bag: 6
I've found these to be very easy to keep and spawn -- one of their tanks accidentally dropped into the high 60's for a month and they kept laying eggs. Photos ...
3 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Hyphessobrycon takasei
Hyphessobrycon takasei Fish
Common Name: Coffee bean tetra
Classification: tetra/barb/danio/rasbora
Number in bag: 8
I've found these to be a bit more delicate than your average tetra; take care when acclimating. First photo is a portrait of an adult fish from Randy Carey, se ...
9 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Hyphessobrycon cf. pulchripinnis
Hyphessobrycon cf. pulchripinnis Fish
Common Name: Bolivia Orange "Lemon Tetra"
Classification: tetra/barb/danio/rasbora
Characteristics: medium water, soft water, medium pH, low pH, peaceful, new species
Number in bag: 4 juveniles
Similar in size/shape to the lemon tetra but with orange coloring and some red edging, yet this is recognized as a new tetra species (distinct from the yellow-c ...
13 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Xenotoca lyonsi
Xenotoca lyonsi Fish
Common Name: Tamazula Redtail Splitfin, Goodeids
Classification: livebearer
Characteristics: high pH, medium pH, peaceful
Number in bag: 4
These are beautiful livebearers native to Mexico. You are bidding for two pairs (1 female, 1 male) of young adult breeders. While a species on the CARES list, I ...
16 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Mistry snail brown and yellow
Mistry snail brown and yellow Fish
Common Name: Mistry snail brown and yellow
Classification: freshwater (other / unknown)
Number in bag: 5
Various sizes 5 in bag
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Ancistrus sp.
Ancistrus sp. Fish
Common Name: Bushy nose pleco
Classification: catfish
Characteristics: hard water, medium water
Number in bag: 8
Some albino and some regular will be included.   Not my photos.
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Branchydanio rerio formerly branchydanio F
Branchydanio rerio formerly branchydanio F Fish
Common Name: Leopard Danio "longfin"
Classification: tetra/barb/danio/rasbora
Characteristics: hard water, medium water
Number in bag: 5
All adults in tank were longfin leopard danio parents. Photo is what adults look like.   Not my photo.
5 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Ameca Splendens
Ameca Splendens Fish
Common Name: Butterfly Goodeid
Classification: livebearer
Characteristics: hard water, medium water
Number in bag: 4
Picture is adult male and female.   Not my photo.
18 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Nematobrycon Palmeri
Nematobrycon Palmeri Fish
Common Name: Emporor Tetra
Classification: tetra/barb/danio/rasbora
Characteristics: hard water, medium water
Number in bag: 5
Fish are adult size now.   Not my photo.
17 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Ancistrus Sp.
Ancistrus Sp. Fish
Common Name: Super Red Bristle Nose Pleco
Classification: catfish
Characteristics: hard water, medium water, high pH, medium pH, peaceful
Number in bag: 6
6 small super red plecos, at least 1.25"
8 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Neolebias trilineatus
Neolebias trilineatus Fish
Common Name: Three-lined Neolebias
Classification: tetra/barb/danio/rasbora
Characteristics: schooling, hard-to-find species
Number in bag: 8
This is an unusual, very small schooling fish. It's not generally classified as a tetra but is a close relative. Not a lot of color but nice stripes. My fry ar ...
5 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Pterophyllum scalare
Pterophyllum scalare Fish
Common Name: Philippine Blue Angelfish
Classification: cichlid
Characteristics: hard water, medium water, high pH, medium pH, peaceful
Number in bag: 4
Size: To 15 cm (6 inches), males typically larger than females. Note this is a horizontal measurement. These fish are typically taller than they are long. It is ...
5 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Neolamprologus Pulcher
Neolamprologus Pulcher Fish
Common Name: Daffodil Cichlid
Classification: cichlid
Characteristics: hard water
Number in bag: 4
From Lake Tanganyika so hard water is great. Looks similar to the N. Brichardi or N. Helianthus but one major distinction N. Pulcher  will have yellow around ...
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Oryzias latipes
Oryzias latipes Fish
Common Name: Platinum Medaka Rice Fish
Classification: killifish
Characteristics: hard water, medium water, high pH, medium pH, peaceful
Number in bag: 4
4 Medaka Rice Fish, close to adult size.
5 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Limia nigrofasciata
Limia nigrofasciata Fish
Common Name: Humpbacked Limia
Classification: livebearer
Characteristics: hard water, medium water, high pH, medium pH, peaceful, hard-to-find species
Number in bag: 6
This is a Goodeid.  It was pretty easy to breed.  I just put the trio I got at a MAS auction into a 20-gallon high with a bunch of Java Moss.  Temperature was i ...
12 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Xystichromis phytophagus
Xystichromis phytophagus Fish
Common Name: Christmas Fulu cichlid
Classification: cichlid
Characteristics: hard water, high pH
Number in bag: 6
This is a Lake Victoria maternal mouth brooder that stays small ( 4.5 inches max ).  I kept them in a 55 galllon and just moved the female to a ten gallon once ...
3 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Poecilia reticulata
Poecilia reticulata NEW Fish
Common Name: Black Metal Lace Guppy
Classification: livebearer
Characteristics: hard water, medium water, high pH, medium pH, pairs, hard-to-find species
Number in bag: 1 Trio (I Male and 2 Female)
One of my favorites and hard to find. They usually sell for $25 more a pair.  One of the unique strains that have been developed through selective breeding prog ...
2 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Poecilia reticulata
Poecilia reticulata NEW Fish
Common Name: Dumbo Ear Guppy
Classification: livebearer
Characteristics: hard water, medium water, high pH, medium pH, pairs
Number in bag: 1 Trio (I Male and 2 Female)
Beautiful strain of Dumbo Ear Guppy. Check out the beautiful pattern in the tail and the large "Ears"
1 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Xenotoca eiseni
Xenotoca eiseni NEW Fish
Common Name: Red Tail Split Fin
Classification: livebearer
Characteristics: hard water, medium water, high pH, medium pH
Number in bag: 1 Pair
Information below is from Wikipedia: See link for a great picture. The picture below was taken by me and shows a fish from the group your pair will come from.  ...
1 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Limia vittata
Limia vittata NEW Fish
Common Name: Cuban Limia
Classification: livebearer
Characteristics: hard water, medium water, high pH, medium pH
Number in bag: 4
Information is from the link shown above on the TFH Site   The feral variety of Limia vittata has a blue-gray back and was sometimes known as the “blue limia” ...
3 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
 Duck weed
Duck weed Plants
Common Name: Duck weed
1 bag of duck weed 
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Hygroryza aristata
Hygroryza aristata Plants
Common Name: Asian watergrass
Characteristics: high-light, hard-to-find species
currently grown in: 29 gallon higher light. Two led fixtures.
Floating plant . Unsure if co2 will help but this is floating plant currently  under two led lights and is growing for me. I believe this has also benefited fro ...
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Limnobium laevigatum
Limnobium laevigatum Plants
Common Name: Frogbit
Characteristics: low-light, medium-light, high-light, fast-growth, C02 unnecessary
currently grown in: TDS: 250, Temp: 74, pH: 7.5
Large portion of frogbit. Super easy floating plant.
7 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Hygrophila difformis
Hygrophila difformis Plants
Common Name: Water Wisteria
Characteristics: medium-light, fast-growth
Fast growing easy plant. Can float in tank and it may then send out root runners that find way into substrate.   Not my photo.
6 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
 Java Mos
Java Mos Plants
Common Name: Java Mos
Big piece 
11 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Najas guadalapensis
Najas guadalapensis Plants
Common Name: Guppy Grass
Characteristics: low-light, medium-light
currently grown in: Low medium light
Guppy grass. Can float in aquarium in low medium light.   Not my photo.
11 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Caulerpa Mexicana
Caulerpa Mexicana Plants
Common Name: Caulerpa macro algae
Characteristics: medium-light, high-light
currently grown in: Saltwater aquarium
This is for saltwater NOT freshwater. Currently this is in a pico (less than five gallon) saltwater setup. Most people would likely have in saltwater sump or re ...
2 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Susswassertang
Susswassertang Plants
Common Name: Susswassertang
Characteristics: low-light, medium-light, C02 unnecessary
currently grown in: Low to low medium light
Susswassertang is growing well at bottom of tank with other plants blocking out much of the light. That is why this should do well in low to low/medium light.  ...
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Palythoa sp.  --Marine --
Palythoa sp. --Marine -- Shrimp & Misc
Common Name: Devil's Armor paly
Number in bag: 4 tiles with varying numbers of polyps
This auction is for frags of an encrusting marine coral. Since I got the lighting right in my tank these have been growing quickly.  I haven't been feeding the ...
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Pomacea diffusa/bridgesii
Pomacea diffusa/bridgesii Shrimp & Misc
Common Name: Chestnut mystery snail
Number in bag: 10
This is a carnivorous/detrivorous snail; in my tank they didn't touch the live plants. They get pretty big, maybe golf-ball-sized.  They don't do well in pure ...
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Branchiopoda
Branchiopoda Shrimp & Misc
You are bidding on a starter colony of daphnia. Daphnia is small aquatic crustaceans that reach about 1-4 mm in size, and are an excellent food source, especial ...
8 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Panagrellus silusioides
Panagrellus silusioides Shrimp & Misc
Common Name: Walter Worms
Number in bag: Two 2 oz cups with lids
You are bidding on two Walter worm starter cultures. These are used as a fry stater feed for fish like Danio margaritatus, the celestial pearl danio, betta, and ...
5 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Planorbarius
Planorbarius Shrimp & Misc
Common Name: Redramshorn snail
Number in bag: Lots will be over 20
Not my photo.
2 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Sinularia dura
Sinularia dura Shrimp & Misc
Common Name: Cabbage leather coral -- Marine --
Number in bag: 4 tiles with one frag each
This is a tough, low-maintenance soft coral. First photo is of the 'parent' coral, second is of the frags up for auction.
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Branchiopoda
Branchiopoda Shrimp & Misc
You are bidding on a starter colony of daphnia. Daphnia is small aquatic crustaceans that reach about 1-4 mm in size, and are an excellent food source, especial ...
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Amphipoda
Amphipoda Shrimp & Misc
Common Name: Freshwater Scuds, side-swimmers
Number in bag: 50+
You are bidding on a starter colony of freshwater scuds. These are great live food for most fish species. You can also use these to seed tanks as it is establis ...
2 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm
Lumbriculus variegatus
Lumbriculus variegatus Shrimp & Misc
Common Name: Blackworms
Number in bag: 2 oz container
You are bidding on a starter culture of Backworms. Blackworm is a small aquatic worm that reaches about 2.5 + inches long and is an excellent food source, espec ...
4 USD
ends Mar 10, 10:00 pm