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Loveland Living Planet Aquarium Living Planet Aquarium Species List - 4/16/18

Discussion in 'United States' started by Beastking04, 16 Jul 2019.

  1. Beastking04

    Beastking04 Well-Known Member

    11 Aug 2014
    United States
    This is a list of the species I recorded at the Living Planet Aquarium last year. The only big addition I can think of since then has been the Prehensile-tailed Porcupines.

    Anyway, onto the list!

    Journey To South America

    First Floor
    • Caiman Lizard Terrarium :Caiman Lizard, Smooth Back River Stingray, Panda Uaru, Banded Leporinus, Pictus Catfish, Red Spot Severum, Striped Headstander, Spotted Severum, Triangle Cichlid, Pinktail Chalceus, Southern Striped Raphael, Eartheater, Marbled Headstander, Common Pleco, Leopard Pleco, Bristlenose Pleco, Parrot Cichlid, Spotted Rafael Catfish, Chocolate Cichlid, Blue-eyed Pleco, Striped Silver Dollar
    • Electric Eel Tank : Electric Eel, Glowlight Tetra
    • Caiman Tank : Cuvier’s Dwarf Caiman, Cardinal Tetra, Arrau Turtle, Freshwater Stingray (Potamotrygon Sp.), Hilaire’s Side-necked Turtle, Yellow Spotted Amazon River Turtle
    • Anaconda Tank : Green Anaconda, Red-bellied Piranha, Eigenmann’s Piranha
    • Small Open Air Pool : Mata Mata
    • Caecilian Tank : Golden Tetra, Bristlenose Pleco, Dwarf Oto, Freshwater Angelfish, Aquatic Caecilian, Panda Catfish, Sterba’s Catfish, Corydoras Catfish
    • Large Open Air Pool : Ripsaw Catfish, Freshwater Stingray (Potamotrygon Sp.), Chocolate Cichlid (There was also perching branches for Macaws, but I didn't see any.)
    • Basilisk Tank : Plumed Basilisk, Blue Discus, Hatchetfish, Endler’s Livebearer, Firehead Tetra, Rummy-nose Tetra
    • Butterfly Aviary (Temporary Exhibit) : Painted Lady Butterfly, American Lady Butterfly, Mourning Cloak Butterfly, Red Admiral Butterfly
    • Small Open Air Pool : Columbian Tetra, Swordtail, Pearl Cichlid
    • Free Roaming : White-faced Whistling Duck
    Small Terrariums
    • Goliath Bird-eating Tarantula
    • Greenbottle Blue Tarantula
    • Giant Cave Cockroach
    • Amazon Giants : Speckled Peacock Bass, Silver Arowana, Payara, Peacock Bass, Freshwater Stingray (Potamotrygon Sp.), Black Pacu, Red-bellied Pacu, Redtail Catfish, Arapaima, Barred Sorubim

    Next time we go up to the second floor of Journey to South America
  2. Beastking04

    Beastking04 Well-Known Member

    11 Aug 2014
    United States
    Journey to South America Cont.

    Second Floor

    • Small Aviary : Green Oropendola, Ivory-billed Aracari
    • Netted Sloth Exhibit : Linnaeus's Two-toed Sloth, Curl-crested Aracari, Cuban Rock Iguana, Red-footed Tortoise, Keel-billed Toucan (This is where the Porcupines are now.)
    • Small Terrarium : Amazon Tree Boa, Twist-necked Turtle
    • Small Terrarium : Cane Toad, Smokey Jungle Frog
    • Small Terrarium : Amazon Milk Frog
    • Small Terrarium : Green-and-Black Poison Dart Frog, Lemur Frog
    • Poison Dart Frog Terrarium : Dyeing Dart Frog, Golden Poison Dart Frog, Yellow-banded Poison Dart Frog, Green-and-Black Poison Dart Frog, Phantasmal Poison Dart Frog
    • Free Flying Birds : Silver-beaked Tanager, Spangled Continga, Burnished-buffed Tanager, White-tailed Jay, Paradise Tanager, Violaceous Tanager, Blue-gray Tanager, Fulvous-crested Tanager, Bananaquit, Blue Dancis, Blue and Yellow Tanager, Red-crested Cardinal, Opal-rumped Tanager, Turquoise Tanager, Saffron Finch, Crested Oropendola, Green Honeycreeper, Yellow-rumped Cacique, Green Oropendola

    Next up will be Expedition Asia!
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  3. geomorph

    geomorph Well-Known Member Premium Member

    28 May 2009
    Newport Beach, CA, USA
    I’m ready for Expedition Asia! That’s the part of the aquarium that was not yet open when I visited.
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  4. Beastking04

    Beastking04 Well-Known Member

    11 Aug 2014
    United States
    Sorry for the delay. Let's continue.

    Expedition Asia

    • Medium Terrarium : Chinese Tree Dragon
    • Medium Terarrium : Asian Vine Snake, Unkown Small Greyish-Brown Lizard
    • Large Terrarium : Green Tree Monitor, Burmese Mountain Tortoise, Sailfin Dragon
    • Otter Exhibit : Asian Small-clawed Otter, Binturong
    • Large Bird/Fish Exhibit : Fly River Turtle, Asian Arowana, Pangasius Catfish, Giant Gourami, Lemonfin Barb, Tinfoil Barb, Sun Catfish, Mahsheer, Finscale Tigerfish, Black Shark, Royal Knifefish, Bala Shark, Mandarin Duck, Golden Pheasant, Oriental Pied Hornbill
    • Aviary : Indian Hill Myna, Roul Roul Partridge, Lady Amherst’s Pheasant, Green-winged Dove, Luzon Bleeding-heart, Lace-necked Dove, Nicobar Pigeon
    • Clouded Leopard Exhibit : Clouded Leopard
    • Medium Freshwater Tank : Reticulated Hillstream Loach, White Cloud Minnow, Kyathit Danio, Fireworks Hillstream Loach, Borneo Hillstream Loach, Bamboo Shrimp, Panda Garra, Chinese Hillstream Loach
    • Smaller Freshwater Tank : Giant Barb, Clown Loach, Denison’s Barb, Tiger Barb, Snakeskin Gourami, Glass Catfish, Bala Shark
    • Medium Mangrove Tank : Upside-down Jellyfish, Unkown Fish
    • Smaller Saltwater Tank : Magnificent Rabbitfish, Longhorn Cowfish, Banggai Cardinalfish, Cockatoo Rogue Fish, Blacktail Angelfish, Giant Clam, Collector Urchin
    • Medium Saltwater Tank : Blacktail Angelfish, Treadfin Anthias, Sailfin Tang, Collector Urchin, Threadfin Cardinalfish, Blue Green Chromis, Blood Shrimp, Flame Anthias, Flametail Blenny, Yellow Wrasse, Banded Coral Shrimp, Bristle-tooth Tang, Feather Star, Scissortail Dartfish, Scarlet Lady Cleaner Shrimp, Red-spotted Blenny, Redlined Cleaner Shrimp, Brittlestar

    Next time, we go below to Antarctic Adventure.
  5. Beastking04

    Beastking04 Well-Known Member

    11 Aug 2014
    United States
    Antarctic Adventure
    • Penguin Research Station : Gentoo Penguin
    Deep Sea Lab
    • Small Aquarium : Giant Isopod, Giant Plumose Anemone
    • Medium Aquarium : Copper Rockfish, Quillback Rockfish, Red Brotula, Green Urchin, Painted Greenling
    • Small Aquarium : Pacific Hagfish
    • Medium Aquarium : Japanese Spider Crab, Sablefish, Green Urchin
    S.S. Endurance
    • Long Medium Tank : Moon Jellyfish
    • Small Tank : Lion's Mane Jellyfish
    • Small Tank : Pacific Sea Nettle
    This was a bit short, but I promise a longer list next time with Discover Utah.
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  6. Beastking04

    Beastking04 Well-Known Member

    11 Aug 2014
    United States
    Discover Utah


    • Small Terrarium : Desert Hairy Scorpion
    • Small Terrarium : Western Desert Tarantula
    • Medium Terrarium : Arizona Mountain Kingsnake
    • Medium Terrarium : Canyon Tree Frog, Red-spotted Toad
    • Small Open Air Exhibit : Desert Tortoise
    • Medium Freshwater Tank : Virgin River Chub, Virgin Spinedace, Desert Sucker, Woundfin, Speckled Dace
    • Large Sturgeon Tank : White Sturgeon, Bluegill, Redear Sunfish, Largemouth Bass, White Bass
    • Large Endangered Fish Tank : Colorado Pikeminnow, Bonytail Chub, Roundtail Chub, Razorback Sucker
    • Open Air Pond Exhibits : Wood Duck
    • Medium Tank/Terrarium : Least Chub, Bonneville Whitefish, Bonneville Cisco, Columbian Spotted Frog
    • Small Tubular Tank : Brine Shrimp
    • Medium Terrarium : Barred Tiger Salamander

    • Medium Tank : Brown Trout, Smallmouth Bass, Lake Trout, Burbot, Rainbow Trout, Tiger Trout (Salmo trutta × Salvelinus fontinalis)
    • Medium Terrarium : Boreal Toad
    • Medium Terrarium : Western Banded Gecko
    • Medium Terrarium : Great Basin Gopher Snake
    • Medium Tank : Arctic Grayling, Mountain Whitefish
    • Otter Outpost (Indoor/Outdoor) : North American River Otter
    • Utah Lake Tank : June Sucker, Utah Chub

    Next time is the beginning of the end as we voyage through Ocean Explorer!
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  7. Beastking04

    Beastking04 Well-Known Member

    11 Aug 2014
    United States
    Ocean Explorer

    • Open Air Touch Pool :Giant Spined Sea Star, Purple Sea Urchin, Ochre Sea Star, Haller’s Round Ray, Sea Palm, Striped Surfperch
    • Medium Sized Kelp Forest Tank : Horn Shark, Senorita Wrasse, Swell Shark, Opaleye, Rainbow Surfperch
    • Small Tank : Sailfin Sculpin, Crescent Gunnel, Longfin Sculpin, Bat Star, Grunt Sculpin, Red Sea Urchin
    • Small Tank : Rock Prickleback, Purple Sea Urchin, Rhinoceros Crab, Longhorn Decorator Crab, Northern Ronquil, Kellet’s Whelk
    • Small Tank : Lumpsucker (Unknown Species)
    • Medium Tank : Scribbled Pipe Fish, Sunburst Butterflyfish, Redline Cleaner Shrimp, Blue Striped Pipefish, Tailspot Coral Blenny, Bristletail Filefish, Orange-striped Shrimp Gobi, Starry Blenny, Pincushion Urchin
    • Large Clownfish Tank : Common Clownfish
    • Small Seahorse Tank : Dwarf Seahorse
    • Large Tank : Tiger Seahorse, Razorfish, Lined Seahorse, Pencil Urchin
    • Medium Tank : Pot-bellied Seahorse
    • Large Freshwater Tank : Archerfish, Four-eyed Fish, Mudskipper, Pufferfish (Species Unkown)
    • Large Reef Tank : Threestriped Damselfish, Flameback Angelfish, Flame Wrasse, Sunburst Butterflyfish, Painted Anthias, Orange Fairy Basslet, Powder Blue Tang, Naoko’s Fairy Wrasse, Longnose Hawkfish, Laboute’s Wrasse, Yellow Tang, Flame Hawkfish, Copperband Butterflyfish, Half-and-Half Damselfish, Blue Tang
    • Large Reef Tank : Atoll Butterflyfish, Pearlscale Butterflyfish, Spotted Scat, Double-saddle Butterflyfish, Emperor Angelfish, Squirrelfish, Raccoon Butterflyfish, Silverspot Squirrelfish, Peacock Grouper, Twolined Monocle Bream, Orbiculate Batfish, Twospot Cardinalfish, Threadfin Butterflyfish, Honeycomb Grouper, Laced Moray, White-banded Triggerfish, Green Saddle Wrasse
    • Medium Tank : Sunburst Butterflyfish, Pacific Long-spined Black Sea Urchin, Snowflake Moray, Pincushion Urchin, Red Lionfish, Vermillion Grouper, Burrfish
    • Medium Tank : Spotted Garden Eel
    • Medium Reef Tank : Banggai Cardinalfish, Longnose Hawkfish, Green-and-Gold Brittlestar, Pale Sandgoby, Sunburst Butterflyfish
    • Medium Reef Tank : Common Clownfish, Pink Skunk Clownfish, Blood Shrimp, Yellowtail Clownfish, Yellow Clownfish
    • Various Touch Pools : Southern Stingray
    Cephalopod Cave
    • Small Tank : Common Cuttlefish
    • Tall Tank : Chambered Nautilus, Japanese Pinecone Fish
    • Large Octopus Tank : Giant Pacific Octopus
    Next time, we visit our final stop; The Shark Tunnel!
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  8. Beastking04

    Beastking04 Well-Known Member

    11 Aug 2014
    United States
    Ocean Explorer Cont.

    Crustacean Tanks

    • Medium Tank : American Lobster
    • Medium Tank : American Spiny Lobster, Spotted Spiny Lobster, Redlined Cleaner Shrimp, Banded Coral Shrimp, Arrow Crab
    • Small Tank : Zebra Mantis Shrimp
    Shark Tunnel
    • Massive Shark Tank : Blacktip Reef Shark, Whitetip Reef Shark, Nurse Shark, Zebra Shark, Sandbar Shark, Gray Reef Shark, Leopard Shark, Giant Shovelnose Ray, Southern Stingray, Loggerhead Sea Turtle, Green Sea Turtle, Bignose Unicornfish, Blue and Gold Snapper, Bluespine Unicornfish, Brown-marbled Grouper, Blotched Foxface, Fivebar Flagtail

    And that concludes this species list! I hope you all enjoyed it!
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