18 Oddball Types - Rare & Common Oddballs

Below is a list of 18 different types of Oddball (with photos) found in the fishkeeping hobby, both rare and common.

Banded Archerfish - Toxotes jaculatrix
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Banded Archerfish

Toxotes jaculatrix

Black Ghost Knifefish - Apteronotus albifrons
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Black Ghost Knifefish

Apteronotus albifrons

Clouded Archerfish - Toxotes blythii
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Clouded Archerfish

Toxotes blythii

European Bitterling - Rhodeus amarus
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

European Bitterling

Rhodeus amarus

Fire Eel - Mastacembelus erythrotaenia
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Fire Eel

Mastacembelus erythrotaenia

Glass Knifefish - Eigenmannia virescens
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Glass Knifefish

Eigenmannia virescens

Highfin Glassy Perchlet - Parambassis lala
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Highfin Glassy Perchlet

Parambassis lala

Humphead Glassfish - Parambassis pulcinella
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Humphead Glassfish

Parambassis pulcinella

Indian Glass Fish - Parambassis ranga
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Indian Glass Fish

Parambassis ranga

Leopard Bush Fish - Ctenopoma acutirostre
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Leopard Bush Fish

Ctenopoma acutirostre

Peter's Elephant Nose Fish  - Gnathonemus petersii
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Peter's Elephant Nose Fish

Gnathonemus petersii

Pink Tail Chalceus - Chalceus macrolepidotus
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Pink Tail Chalceus

Chalceus macrolepidotus

Platinum Alligator Gar - Atractosteus spatula
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Platinum Alligator Gar

Atractosteus spatula

Reedfish - Erpetoichthys calabaricus
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Reedfish

Erpetoichthys calabaricus

Scarlet Badis - Dario Dario
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Scarlet Badis

Dario Dario

Siamese Tigerfish - Datnioides microlepis
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Siamese Tigerfish

Datnioides microlepis

Six Banded Distichodus - Distichodus sexfasciatus
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Six Banded Distichodus

Distichodus sexfasciatus

Spotted Archerfish - Toxotes chatareus
Freshwater
Filed Under : Oddballs

Spotted Archerfish

Toxotes chatareus