Pair of wild Altum Angelfish from the Rio Atabapo. Image by Horst Köhler.

The first issue of AMAZONAS 2013 will feature angelfishes and will have a publication date of December 4, 2012.

Holiday Gift Subscriptions will all start with this issue, which marks the start of the magazine’s second year of publication in English.

The print edition of AMAZONAS in English is now distributed in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand, South Africa, France, India, the Netherlands, and Malta.

The Digital Edition is read in more than 100 countries worldwide. To find a local or regional dealer who offers AMAZONAS, visit our current directory.

AMAZONAS is published bimonthly by Reef to Rainforest Media, LLC in Shelburne, Vermont, in partnership with Natur und Tier – Verlag GmbH, Muenster, Germany.


The Regal Altum and other angelfishes: in nature and in the aquarium, with in-depth care and breeding information. Contributors include Heiko Bleher, Bernd Schmidtt, Matt Pedersen, and Simon Forkel.

A look at the rare and endangered Sentani Rainbowfish, Chilatherina senaniensis, by Thomas Horning

Hans-George Evers, AMAZONAS Founding Editor, with new species discoveries and news

Breeding the glorious new “Red Neon” Blue-eye, Pseudomugil cf. paskai, also known as Paska’s Blue-eye, by Hans-Georg Evers.

ALSO: Ian Fuller describes the mystery of Corydoras Sudden Death (and how to prevent it), famed fish breeder Walter Hilgner talks about how he does it (and how he can’t shake his aquarium addiction), and much more.