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Who is Wet Habitat

We are on the mission to bring rare, colourful species to your aquarium habitats, both glass or acrylic, going beyond what's available in chain stores. Offering the species we are familiar with, bread locally or imported. 

Our approach

The custom approach makes us carefully pick each individual item in the store. We test them in our private tanks and make sure you get what you need. Our loyalty program allows you to choose how you spend your points from livestock to dry goods! We focus on the details and we know how to create a stress-free experience to guide you through the options available on our website and in-store.

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All of our imported livestock are acclimated and (tropical fish) are medicated to make sure they are disease-free,entering your home and aquariums.
Albino Cory

Albino Cory

Regular price $9.00

3 in stock

Common Name
Albino Cory
Scientific Name
Corydoras paleatus
Wild Origin
Brazil
Maximum Size
7cm or 2.8inch

Albino Cory Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 7.8
gH 3 - 12
kH
6 - 10
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
22 to 25°C or 72 to 79 °F

Temperament: Albino Cory is a very active and animated fish that's perfect for the community and planted aquarium. it may eat shrimp fry but they can be kept together with adult shrimp and most nano fish. They shouldn't be in a tank with large aggressive fish. 
Breeding: Difficult
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Albino Pleco Locally Bred L-144 - Wet Habitat
Albino Pleco Locally Bred L-144 - Wet Habitat
Albino Pleco Locally Bred L-144 - Wet Habitat
Albino Pleco Locally Bred L-144 - Wet Habitat

Albino Pleco Locally Bred L-144

Regular price $8.00

Common Name
Albino Pleco L-144
Scientific Name
Ancistrus dolichopterus
Wild Origin
Captive Bred
Maximum Size
13cm or 5"

Albino Pleco Care:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.8 - 7.8
gH 5 - 15
kH
6 - 10
TDS 100 - 300
Temperature
22 to 25°C or 74 to 79 °F


Temperament: Non-aggressive, shrimp safe.
Breeding: Medium
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Batik Nerite Snails

Batik Nerite Snails

Regular price $5.00

2 in stock

Common Name: Batik Nerite Snail
Scientific Name: Neritina turrita var
Care Level: Beginner
Temperament: Peaceful
Max Size (in inches): 1
Minimum Tank Size: 3 Gallons
Diet: Algae
Reproduction: Egg Layers
Swimming Habits: Bottom
Aquarium Lighting: Not Important
Aquarium Bottom Requirements: Does not Matter
Beta Fish Locally Bred - Wet Habitat
Beta Fish Locally Bred - Wet Habitat
Beta Fish Locally Bred - Wet Habitat
Beta Fish Locally Bred - Wet Habitat

Beta Fish Locally Bred

Regular price $19.00

1 in stock

Betas are very active fish with lots of personality. We recommend 5-gallon tank such as DOOA but the minimum size shouldn't be less than 2.5 gallons. Beta fish are a jumper, your tank will require a cover. On average Beta fish lives 2-4 years. 

Beta Fish Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.5 - 7.5
gH 3 - 4
kH
3 - 5
TDS 100 - 600
Temperature
24-27 C or 75 – 81 F
Beta Fish Male - Wet Habitat
Beta Fish Male - Wet Habitat
Beta Fish Male - Wet Habitat
Beta Fish Male - Wet Habitat
Beta Fish Male - Wet Habitat
Beta Fish Male - Wet Habitat

Beta Fish Male

Regular price $20.00 Sale price $16.00

1 in stock

Betas are very active fish with lots of personality. We recommend 5-gallon tank such as DOOA but the minimum size shouldn't be less than 2.5 gallons. Beta fish are a jumper, your tank will require a cover. On average Beta fish lives 2-4 years. 

Beta Fish Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.5 - 7.5
gH 3 - 4
kH
3 - 5
TDS 100 - 600
Temperature
24-27 C or 75 – 81 F
Blue Discus 3-4inch - Online Only

Blue Discus 3-4inch - Online Only

Regular price $150.00

4 in stock

Common Name Snakeskin Discus
Scientific Name
Symphysodon 
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
20cm or 8inch

Wild Discus Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 6.5
gH 1 - 15
kH
6 - 30
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 79 to 86 °F

Temperament: Discus is a very peaceful fish that requires very clean and warm water. They can be kept in a community tank with other peaceful fish as they are picky eaters.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Bolivian Ram

Bolivian Ram

Regular price $16.00

5 in stock

Common Name Bolivian Ram
Scientific Name
Mikrogeophagus ramirezi
Wild Origin Bolivia
Maximum Size
6cm or 2.5inch

Bolivian Ram Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.5 - 7.4
gH 1 - 15
kH
5 - 12
TDS 50 - 150
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 74 to 82 °F

Temperament: Bolivian Rams are very peaceful and social fish. They may eat shrimps so they are better to be kept in fish only tank. 
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Buenos Aires Tetra

Buenos Aires Tetra

Regular price $8.00 Sale price $7.00

1 in stock

Common Name
Buenos Aires tetra, diamond spot characin, red cross fish
Scientific Name
Hyphessobrycon anisitsi
Wild Origin
Argentina
Maximum Size
7cm (2.75inch) 

Buenos Aires Tetra:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.5 - 8.5
gH 3 - 20
kH
4 - 8
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
17 to 27°C or 64 to 82 °F

Temperament: Great schooling and community fish, They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more. One of the larger Tetras, it's a very active fish and needs open swimming space.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Cardinal Tetra - Wet Habitat

Cardinal Tetra

Regular price $9.00 Sale price $8.00

Common Name
Cardinal Tetra
Scientific Name
Paracheirodon axelrodi
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
3cm

Cardinal Tetra:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 4.0 - 7.5
gH 3 - 9
kH
1 - 2
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
21 to 22°C or 60 to 72 °F

Temperament: Great schooling and community fish, They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Common Badis

Common Badis

Regular price $10.00

2 in stock

Common Name
Common Badis
Scientific Name Badis Badis
Wild Origin
Bangladesh
Maximum Size
3inch or 8cm

Common Badis:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 7.5
gH 3 - 18
kH
10 - 15
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
23 to 26°C or 73 to 79 °F

Temperament: Common Badis are small and shy fish. They can be in a tank with adult shrimp. They need a moderately planted tank with plenty of room to swim. Very hardy and adaptable.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate 

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Fancy Guppy - Female
Fancy Guppy - Female
Fancy Guppy - Female
Fancy Guppy - Female

Fancy Guppy - Female

Regular price $8.00

1 in stock

Common Name

Fancy Guppy

Scientific Name
Poecilia reticulata
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
6.5cm or 2.6inch

Fancy guppy Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.5 - 8
gH 1 - 15
kH
6 - 30
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 72 to 82 °F

Temperament: Fancy Guppy is a very active and colourful fish that's perfect for the community and planted aquarium. They shouldn't be in a tank with large aggressive fish. These are great beginner fish!
Breeding: Easy
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Fancy Guppy -Male

Fancy Guppy -Male

Regular price $8.00

5 in stock

Common Name

Fancy Guppy

Scientific Name
Poecilia reticulata
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
6.5cm or 2.6inch

Fancy guppy Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.5 - 8
gH 1 - 15
kH
6 - 30
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 72 to 82 °F

Temperament: Fancy Guppy is a very active and colourful fish that's perfect for the community and planted aquarium. They shouldn't be in a tank with large aggressive fish. These are great beginner fish!
Breeding: Easy
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Fire Eel

Fire Eel

Regular price $45.00

Common Name Fire Eel
Scientific Name
Mastacembelus erthrotaenia
Wild Origin
Southeast Asia
Maximum Size
Up to 2'

Fire Eel Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.5 - 7.5
gH 8 - 18
kH
10 - 15
TDS 150 - 250
Temperature
24 to 28°C or 75 to 82 °F

Temperament: Fire Eels should be kept in large aquariums with a soft substrate and tight lid as they often can escape. They should only be kept with the fish the same size or larger. 
Breeding: Hard
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

German Blue Ram
German Blue Ram
German Blue Ram
German Blue Ram

German Blue Ram

Regular price $17.00

Common Name German Ram
Scientific Name
Mikrogeophagus ramirezi
Wild Origin
Colombia
Maximum Size
6cm or 2.5inch

German Blue Ram Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5 - 7.4
gH 1 - 15
kH
5 - 12
TDS 50 - 150
Temperature
23 to 26°C or 77 to 82 °F

Temperament: German Rams are very peaceful and social fish. They may eat shrimps so they are better to be kept in fish only tank. 
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Glowlight Danio - Wet Habitat

Glowlight Danio

Regular price $9.00

3 in stock

Common Name
Glowlight Danio
Scientific Name Celestichthys choprae
Wild Origin
Myanmar
Maximum Size
1-1.2 inch or (2.5-3cm)

Glowlight Danio:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 8
gH 3 - 18
kH
1 - 12
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
16 to 26°C or 61 to 79 °F

Temperament: Great schooling and community fish, They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more. They need a moderately planted tank with plenty of room to swim. Very hardy and adaptable.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy 

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Gold Koi Angel
Gold Koi Angel
Gold Koi Angel
Gold Koi Angel

Gold Koi Angel

Regular price $12.00

8 in stock

Common Name Angels
Scientific Name
PTEROPHYLLUM SCALARE
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
16cm or 6inch

Gold Koi Angels Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.8 - 7.8
gH 1 - 15
kH 3 - 8
TDS 50 - 150
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 78 to 84 °F

Temperament: Angels are semi-aggressive fish but they can share a community tank with some fish. Good tankmates include Discuss, Rams, Dwarf Cichlids, Catfish, Mollies, and Plecos. Do not mix Angels species as the might become aggressive towards each other. 
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Hillstream Loach

Hillstream Loach

Regular price $16.00

Common Name
Hillstream Loach
Scientific Name
Gastromyzon ctenocephalus 
Wild Origin
Borneo
Maximum Size
1.5inch / 4cm

Hillstream Loach Care:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 7.5
gH 3 - 12
kH 1 - 3
TDS 50 - 200
Temperature
20 to 24°C or 68 to 75 °F

Temperament: Omnivore/ Non-aggressive, Peaceful, they thrive in a group of 4 or more. Very playful and active, they should not be introduced to biologically immature set-up. 
Breeding: Difficult
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Honey Dwarf Gourami

Honey Dwarf Gourami

Regular price $12.00

Common Name
Moonbeam gourami
Scientific Name
Trichogaster chuna
Wild Origin
Vietnam
Maximum Size
2inch or 5cm

Honey Dwarf Gourami:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.5 - 7.5
gH 8 - 18
kH
4 - 10
TDS 150 - 250
Temperature
23 to 28°C or 73 to 82 °F

Temperament: Moonlight Gourami are very peaceful. They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more. They need a moderately planted tank with plenty of room to swim. Very hardy and adaptable.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Julii Cory

Julii Cory

Regular price $14.00

Common Name
Julii catfish, julii cory, leopard cory
Scientific Name
Corydoras julii, Synonym Corydoras leopardus
Wild Origin
Brazil
Maximum Size
6cm or 2.5inch

Julii Cory Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 7.8
gH 3 - 12
kH
6 - 10
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
22 to 25°C or 72 to 79 °F

Temperament: Julii Cory is a very active and animated fish that's perfect for the community and planted aquarium. it may eat shrimp fry but they can be kept together with adult shrimp and most nano fish. They shouldn't be in a tank with large aggressive fish. 
Breeding: Difficult
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Korthausae Killifish - Locally Bred

Korthausae Killifish - Locally Bred

Regular price $20.00 Sale price $10.00

4 in stock

Common Name Korthausae Killifish
Scientific Name

Nothobranchius Korthusae Red

Wild Origin Africa
Maximum Size
2 inches (5cm)

Korthausae Killifish Care:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH
6.0 - 7.5
gH 3 - 9
kH
3-8
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
72° - 82° F (22° - 27° C)


Temperament: Requires lid on the tank as they jump. May Eat small fish and shrimp. Peaceful with other same size fish. 
Difficulty: Intermediate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Miniature Sparkling Gourami

Miniature Sparkling Gourami

Regular price $9.00

12 in stock

Common Name
Pygmy Gourami
Scientific Name
Trichopsis pumila
Wild Origin
Southeast Asia
Maximum Size
1.5inch or 4cm

Miniature Sparkling Gourami Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.5 - 7.5
gH 5 - 18
kH
4 - 10
TDS 150 - 250
Temperature
23 to 28°C or 73 to 82 °F

Temperament: Miniature Sparkling Gourami are very peaceful. They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more. They need a moderately planted tank with plenty of room to swim. Very hardy and adaptable. They are not compatible with Betas.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

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Neon Tetra

Neon Tetra

Regular price $5.00

Common Name
Neon tetra, neon fish
Scientific Name
Paracheirodon innesi
Wild Origin
Southeastern Colombia
Maximum Size
1.5inch or 4cm

Neon Tetra Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.5 - 7.5
gH 5 - 10
kH
4 - 10
TDS 150 - 250
Temperature
23 to 28°C or 73 to 82 °F

Temperament: Neon Tetras are very peaceful. They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more.  Very hardy and adaptable. Great beginner fish.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Orange Dwarf Crayfish

Orange Dwarf Crayfish

Regular price $12.00 Sale price $10.00

1 in stock

Common Name
Ornge Dwarf Crayfish
Scientific Name
Cambarellus Texanus
Wild Origin
North America
Maximum Size
3-4cm / 1.2-1.5inch

Orange Dwarf Crayfish:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 8
gH 5 - 18
kH
1 - 15
TDS 100 - 500
Temperature
16 to 28°C or 60 to 82 °F

Temperament: Peaceful, They can be together with shrimp and fish similar size or bigger
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Otocinclus Affinis - Wet Habitat

Otocinclus Affinis

Regular price $6.50

Common Name
Otto Cats, Ottocinclus Algae Eater
Scientific Name
Ottocinclus Affinis
Wild Origin
South East Brazil
Maximum Size
2–3 cm or 0.8–1.5 inch

Otocinclus Affinis:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 7.5
gH 3 - 12
kH
1 - 5
TDS 100 - 250
Temperature
20 to 28°C or 68 to 80 °F

Temperament: Omnivore/ Non-aggressive, Algae Eater, 
Breeding: Difficult
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*