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Catch the world`s biggest freshwater fish, the Arapaima......
Thursday, 30 November 2006 - 1:36 AM SL Time

Arapaima Gigas- World`s Largest Freshwater Fish..
SYN: Sudis gigas, S. piracuru, Vastres agassizii, V. curvieri
PD: The body is covered with large, thick scales. The tail is small and round and the body is elongated. It has a large, wide mouth that faces upward. Its head to midsection is dark brown to black with blue highlights. From the midsection to the tip of the tail, the scale are dark, but edged with red. The red color becomes more dominant towards the tail.
SIZE: To 16` (4.9 m) in nature, although usually not more than 5` (1.5 m) in captivity.
SS: None
HAB: Inhabits floodplain pools with little oxygen in South America; Amazon and Orinoco rivers.

Source(s)
http://fish.mongabay.com/species/Arapaima_gigas.html

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Achilles
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29 Nov 2006 21:39:16 GMT  Report for Abuse   
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Ambul thiyalada (Fish-Ambul thiyala) ehema nathnam Malu Kirihoddada (Yellow Fish curry)?

What is your favorite?
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30 Nov 2006 07:49:50 GMT  Report for Abuse   
Achilles,
What is your favorite?


This might sound weired for you.....but mine is Ambulthiyal + Kirihodi with String hoppers...of course with coconut sambol :):):):)
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30 Nov 2006 09:03:11 GMT  Report for Abuse   
Marky

Mmm, I feel so hungry I could eat a bear!..

mummy....
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