|Size / weight|
|Common||up to||0.5 (1.1)||kg (lb)|
|Trophy||up to||1 (2.2)||kg (lb)|
|Unique||up to||1.6 (3.5)||kg (lb)|
|Price / Reward|
Oscar (Astronotus Ocellatus) is a species of fish from the cichlid family native to South America that has been introduced to other areas, including the United States. This fish typically prefers slow-moving white-water habitats, and can often be found under submerged branches. Fish of this species are usually darkly coloured with yellow-ringed spots on their dorsal fin. Oscar usually weigh around 0.2 to 0.5 kg (0.440 to 1.1 lb), but have been reported to sometimes grow to 1 kg(2 lb). These fish are carnivorous, feeding predominantly on crayfish, worms and insects.