1. Rayfishowner

    Lungfish Out Of Water

    Hey all, been thinking of keeping lungfish in the future and have read that some species in Africa can live 3-5 years out of water. This seems absolutely insane to me and out of curiosity have been wondering if anyone had any experiences or heard of lungfish living in low oxygenated areas or...
  2. O

    For Sale  1' 1/2" Spotted african lungfish

    Huge African Lungfish up for trade but will sell for decent offer! Looking for a Silver arowana or Pleco's that are at least 10+". Located in Vista ca. Message me with phone #
  3. S

    For Sale  Albino African Lungfish

    Protopterus aethiopicus, I believe. Approx 20" long right now. Eats massivore, algea wafers, earthworms, and the occasional koi. I have not taught it to hand feed. At this point, it has never attacked a tankmate that wont fit in its mouth.
  4. W

    Protopterus Annectes

  5. F

    For Sale  Lungfish for Adoption - Elmhurst Illinois, USA

    Howdy peeps, New here, just trying to find a new home for my SAL (South American Lungfish.) She (i think it's a she) is a healthy fish just over a foot long, and about 6 years old. It's kind of heartbreaking for me to put her up for adoption, I've liked the species since I was a little kid...
  6. Jush

    Want to Buy  Looking for Predatory Fish!

    [PLEASE IGNORE THE REGION & STATE BECAUSE I'M BASED IN THE UK! PLEASE REFER TO "LOCATION"!] [ALSO PRICE BECAUSE DEPENDING ON WHAT THE FISH IS DETERMINES THE PRICE!] Looking for a whole host of new fish for my new upcoming system! Please get in contact with me if you have any of the following up...
  7. mr cichlid

    Predatory fish up to 2.5 feet

    one-stop-shop for large established predatory tank. All you need is a big aquarium or Pond, LOL. Predator fish up to 2.5 feet in length. Majority of these fish have grown up together. They can be housed with large cichlids and many oddball species. Research what cichlid would be best. -wild...
  8. Drizzt

    New Baby SAL

    Just arrived yesterday from Sorry for the bad pic. Bought my black wolf fish from Steve before and shipping was excellent as always.
  9. Deadliestviper7

    Yellowspot lungfish?

    came across some online for $20 +shipping Don't know anything about them, has anyone here kept any? Or know any info?
  10. L

    What species of lungfish do I have?

    What species do I have?
  11. L

    Tank mates for an African lung fish and Florida gar

    I was wondering if a red fin wolf fish would be ok as an addition to my tank, my lungfish is roughly 12 inches and the gar is 10 inches, if this is not a great idea is there any other suggestion you guys have for me I would like a fish that eats live minnows or meaty food off the bottom like the...
  12. S

    How to avoid a lungfish bite?

    Hey y'all. I figure I might have to stick my hands in my lungfish's tank to do maintenance, but I heard wals can be bitey. So I wanted to know, is there any way to avoid getting bit?
  13. S

    West african lungfish tank dimensions?

    Hey y'all. Today at the petstore I saw an african lungfish that I fell in love with. So I wanted to know, what should a grown african lungfish's tank dimensions be?
  14. S

    South American lungfish in 60 gallon tank??

    Hey y'all. I almost bought a south american lungfish, but thanks to the people on this site, I decided to go with a gilled instead. I heard before from two websites that sals could live in a 60 gallon tank? Thankfully I know now this isn't true, but why would those websites say that if they...
  15. S

    I decided to get a gilled lungfish instead.

    Hey y'all. I saw more and more people saying the sal needed a huge tank, so I decided to go with a gal instead. I know a good place to get them, so I think I'll go with one of them instead.
  16. S

    Best type of lungfish for pet?

    Hey y'all. You might have seen that I'm getting a south american lungfish. But I wanted to make sure I was making the right decision. So, which one tends to be the most tolerant of hand feeding, petting, putting hands in tank to do maintenance, etc, out of the african species and the south american?
  17. S

    I'm getting a south american lungfish!

    Hey y'all. Me and my dad decided I could get a south american lungfish. From what I've seen, they handfeed pretty easily. But if mine doesn't, that's okay too. I'm just so excited! Wish me luck!
  18. S

    South American Lungfish Temperament?

    Hi y'all. I have been considering a south american lungfish and I wanted to know how they are as pets. Are they "tame" like some fish or more aggressive towards people like the African? Please tell me!
  19. M

    polypterus ill, please help, urgent

    Hello.. I am a research assistant in the ichthyology dept at the American Museum Natural History. We have an aquarium behind the scenes, and we have 2 african lungfish, each in identical tanks. We have had them for years and there have been no problems until now. One lungfish is perfectly...