Species group: Headstanders
Other common names: High-backed Headstander
Scientific name: Abramites hypselonotus
The Marbled Headstander is native to streams and rivers of the Orinoco and Amazon river systems in South America. The name "headstander" comes from the fish's habit of swimming at a 45° angle, with its head pointed downwards.
tank plants, ZERO ammonia, young leaves