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AQUARIUM PHOTOS

By Rhett Butler


The Steinhart Aquarium in San Francisco, which opened in September 1923, is the oldest, still-operating grand municipal aquarium in America. The aquarium's collection includes species found at no other institution in the world, as well as species that are extinct in the wild.

The Steinhart Aquarium is currently located at 875 Howard Street in downtown San Francisco (between 4th and 5th).

The New Steinhart Aquarium will open in fall 2008.

Other photos:
Steinhart Aquarium - Freshwater Fish | Steinhart Aquarium - Saltwater Fish
Steinhart Aquarium - Reptiles & Insects | Random Animals 1 | Random Animals 2
The New Steinhart Aquarium and California Academy of Sciences | Monterey Bay Aquarium photos | Shanghai Aquarium

Photos from the Steinhart staff and Rhett A. Butler:


sunfish



blue lobster



black pacu



black pacu



arapaima



black pacu


Emerald Boa
Emerald Boa


Blue Arrow Frog
Blue Arrow Frog


Green Arrow Frog
Green Arrow Frog


Blue Gularis
Blue Gularis



desert pupfish



aba



alligator gar



discus



discus



dog-eating-catfish



electric eel


Green Arrow Frogs
Green Arrow Frogs


Strawberry Arrow Frog
Strawberry Arrow Frog


Egyptian spiny-tailed lizard (Uromastyx aegipticus)
Egyptian spiny-tailed lizard (Uromastyx aegipticus)


Coral reef tank
Coral reef tank



elephant nose fish



elephant nose close



leaf fish



lungfish going left



lungfish going right



stinging cat eye



stinging cats


Golden Mantella
Golden Mantella


Box Turtle (Terrapene sp)
Box Turtle (Terrapene sp)


Peakcock Bass
Peakcock Bass


White's Tree Frog
White's Tree Frog


Anemone
Anemone




Photos taken at the old Steinhart:


arapaima


asian arowana


bichir


blue gularis


blue gularis


blue gularis


blue gularis


blue gularis


celebes rainbowfish
celebes rainbowfish2


central american cichlids


central american cichlids2


climbing perch


clown knifefish


Arowana


Arowana


Arowana


Arapaima


Arowana


Arowana


Angelfish


Angelfish


Angelfish


Discus


Discus


Catfish


Piranhas


freshwater stingray


freshwater stingray


halfbeaks


halfbeaks


kenyii


lake malawi cichlids


lake malawi cichlids


lake victoria cichlids


pangasius


pangasius


pangasius


peacock bass


piranha


Redtail Catfish_00


Redtail Shark


Freshwater Stingray


Freshwater Stingray


Freshwater Stingray


Lake Malawi Cichlids


Lake Malawi Cichlids


Lake Malawi Cichlids


Lake Malawi Cichlids


Lake Tanganyika Cichlids


Lake Victoria Cichlids


Central American Cichlids


Central American Cichlids


Central American Cichlids


Central American Cichlids


piranha


piranha


puffer tank


rainbowfish


rainbowfish


rainbowfish
rasboras


rasboras


red devils


red devils


redtail catfish


snakehead


tanganyika cichlids


tanganyika cichlids


Central American Cichlids


Central American Cichlids


anableps


asian arowana


Brown Knifefish


Celebes Rainbowfish


freshwater barracuda


Pumpkinseed


Gar


freshwater barracuda


tinfoil barbs


Gouramis


Rainbowfish


Other photos:
Steinhart Aquarium - Freshwater Fish | Steinhart Aquarium - Saltwater Fish | Steinhart Aquarium - Reptiles & Insects | The New Steinhart Aquarium

Freshwater Habitats Other Photos

By Rhett Butler







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