By reproducing this natural behaviour, they maintain their musculature as champions of the high jump!
- Scientific name:
- Osteoglossum bicirrhosum
- Year of description:
- Cuvier, 1829
- IUCN Status:
- Not Evaluated
South America, in the Amazon River basin.
It is found in fresh water, in the Amazon River.
It can grow up to 90 cm in length and reach a maximum weight of 6 kg.
The arowana is omnivorous. It feeds mainly on small fish at the surface, but it also feeds on grasshoppers, ants and bee