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The following photos of Amazon fish were taken during our recent expeditions. Click the thumbnails to view larger versions.

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Tucunare (Cichla sp.) – the undisputed king of Amazon sports fish!

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Amazon Fishing Trips
Amazon Fishing Trips
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Collossoma spec.
The Tambaqui is a giant among the fruit-eating fishes of the Amazon and a delicacy to locals. Adults can easily reach over 3 feet in length.
Serrasalmus spec.
Piranha are common and will even damage lures with their razor sharp teeth.
Hydrolycus spec.
The Chambira are fast moving fish predators that put up a great fight.
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Amazon Fishing Trips
Amazon Fishing Trips
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Brachyplatystoma filamentosum
Many Giant catfish can be caught in the mouths of the main channels here.
Cichla spec.
Tucunare are the most exciting sport fish in the Amazon.
Arapaima gigas
The Pirarucu is the largest freshwater fish in the world, growing up to 10 feet in total length!
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Amazon Fishing Trips
Amazon Fishing Trips
Amazon Fishing Trips
4 Peacocks
Several different species of peacocks may be caught in the same place.
Giant Red Tail Cat
The giant red tail cat is one of the nocturnal super-predators of the Amazon.
Cichla temensis
The goldline peacock bass, Cichla temensis, is distinct from all other species.
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