Please Help Id These. Question

Discussion in 'Fish, Snail, Worm And Pest ID Help' started by RonJ, Jun 25, 2018.

  1. RonJ

    RonJ Well Known Member Member

    They are like USD$3 per piece so something cheap.
    Last edited: Jun 25, 2018
  2. Lorekeeper

    Lorekeeper Well Known Member Member

    Maybe African Leaf fish?
  3. AquaticJ

    AquaticJ Fishlore VIP Member

    They look too round to be Leaf Fish, although you could be right. @chromedome52 ?
  4. UglyAsian

    UglyAsian Well Known Member Member

    A scat I believe. They are a brackish schooling fish.
  5. Lorekeeper

    Lorekeeper Well Known Member Member

    Actually does resemble a scat. Might be right!
  6. C

    Coptapia Valued Member Member

    Green Scat, Scatophagus argus. They're not all brackish. Some are found upriver in fresh water. Wherever they're found, that is the water they'll do best in. They're quite difficult to keep long term though...

    Scatophagus argus
  7. N8_the_Gr8

    N8_the_Gr8 Valued Member Member

    I’ve even seen scat in a saltwater aquarium!! They really picked a good name for it. I love having conversations about this fish. It sounds like somebody took a dump in their tank when they talk about it.
  8. C

    Coptapia Valued Member Member

    They really do eat poop. Scatophagus means Scat-eater.

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