Arapaima gigas (Arapaima) is a species of ray-finned fishes in the family bonytongues. They are listed in cites appendix ii. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to The Neotropics. They are carnivores. Individuals can grow to 450 cm. They have sexual reproduction. They have parental care (paternal care and female provides care). They rely on swimming to move around.
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