CLS Rare Fish Auction

CLS Rare Fish Auction

Our Rare Fish Auction will take place after the Chicago Cichlid Association swap meet from 1:30PM to 3:30PM. GCCA Swap Meets are a lot of fun to attend and we meet immediately afterward.  |  Swap Details from GCCA

Hilton Northbrook Hotel
2855 Milwaukee Ave
Northbrook, IL 60062
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Rare Fish Auction

We are working with top breeders around the country to bring in rare and unusual livebearers. We will have a curated auction. For each fish to be auctioned, we will have a descriptive slide with a picture and care instructions.

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Our Auction Supports Livebearer Conservation and Research

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the American Livebearer Association. Our last auction raised $2500for the group!

Membership Required

In order to bid on fish, you need to be a member of the Chicago Livebearer Society. 

Join our Club online! It's only $10 per year.

Pre-register as Buyer

Recommended: Pre-register as a Buyer

Rare Fish Auction List 

The list below is subject to change. | Download our Auction Prospectus

Multiple bags of most species will be available. Over 90 unique species/types of fish!

  1. Allodontichthys polylepis "Rio de Las Bolas"
  2. Allodontichthys tamazulae "Rio El Terrero, 2019"
  3. Allodontichthys zonistius "Arroyo Manantlán, 2019"
  4. Alloophorus robustus "Presa de Cointzio" - Bulldog Goodeid
  5. Allotoca dugesii "Rancho el Molino Viejo, Patzcuaro drainage, Michoacán, Mexico"
  6. Ameca splendens "Rio Teuchitlan" - Butterfly Goodeid
  7. Ataeniobius tower "Laguna Los Anteojitos" - Bluetail Goodeid
  8. Ataeniobius toweri "Villa Juarez, 2015"
  9. Brachyrhaphis holdrigei
  10. Chapalichthys encaustus "Lago de Orandino"
  11. Chapalichthys pardalis "Presa de San Juanico, 2010"
  12. Chapalichthys pardalis "Tocumbo, 2010"
  13. Chapalichthys pardalis (peraticus) "Presa de San Juanico "
  14. Characodon lateralis "Amado Nervo, 2006"
  15. Gambusia Carlhubbsia “San Felipe”
  16. Gambusia senilis "Cypress Creek"
  17. Girardinichthys multiradiatus "San Miguel Spring, Maravatio" - Golden Sailfin Goodeid
  18. Girardinus falcatus
  19. Girardinus metallicus
  20. Goodea atripinnis "Rio Silao, 2017"
  21. Goodea atripinnis "Teuchitlán, 2016"
  22. Guppies - Japan Blue Double Sword
  23. Guppies – Panda
  24. Guppies - Pingu
  25. Guppies – Red Dragon
  26. Guppies- Full Red Albino Delta
  27. Guppies- Lower Swordtail Guppies
  28. Guppies-Blue Topaz Albino Delta
  29. Guppies-Double Swordtail Guppies
  30. Guppies-Red Snakeskin Delta
  31. Heterandria formosa "Gold"
  32. Heterandria Formosa "Oldsmar, FL"
  33. Heterandria formosa “Rum Island State Park”
  34. Ilydon Furcidens
  35. Ilyodon whitei "Vista Hermosa, 2019"
  36. Jennysia onca
  37. Limia melanogaster - Black Bellied Limia
  38. Limia nigrofasciata - Humpback Limia
  39. Limia perugiae
  40. Limia sulphorphila "Dominican Republic"
  41. Limia tridens
  42. Limia vittata - Cuban Limia
  43. Limia yaguajali "Rio Cana, Dominican Republic"
  44. Micropoecilia bifurca, Loc. Surinam
  45. Phallichthys quadripunctatus
  46. Platys - Panda
  47. Poecilia butleri
  48. Poecilia obscura "La Seiva River, Trinidad"
  49. Poecilia salvatoris "Lake Xiloa, Nicaragua" - Liberty Molly
  50. Poecilia sphenops - Black Mollies
  51. Poecilia sphenops - Gold Dust Lyretail Mollies
  52. Poecilia velifera "Yucatan Peninsula"
  53. Poecilia wingei "El Tigre Endlers"
  54. Poecilia wingei "Gold Endlers"
  55. Poecilia wingei "Original Lineage from Dr. Kallman"
  56. Poecilia wingei "Santa Maria Bleeding Heart"
  57. Priapichthys nigroventralis "San Juan River Basin, Colombia" - Black Fin Flasher
  58. Skiffia multipunctata
  59. Skiffia multipunctata "Lago de Camecuaro, Michoacán, Mexico" - D Lambert (1990)
  60. Swordtails - Berlin Black
  61. Swordtails - Green
  62. Swordtails - Red Tuxedo
  63. Xenoophorus captivus "Bledos, 2008"
  64. Xenoophorus captivus "Jesus Maria, "
  65. Xenophallus umbratilis "Arenal Valcano, Costa Rica" - Golden Teddy
  66. Xenotaenia resolanae "Rio Purificacion" - Leopard Splitfin
  67. Xenotoca doadrioi "Hacienda San Sebastian, 2016"
  68. Xenotoca doadrioi "San Marcos"
  69. Xenotoca eiseni "Rio Compostela, "
  70. Xenotoca lyonsi "Rio Tamazula"
  71. Xenotoca melanosoma "Laguna Zapotlán, 2019"
  72. Xenotoca melanosoma "Rio Ayuquila" - D Biggs (2008)
  73. Xenotoca variata "Jesus Maria, San Luis Potosi" - Jeweled Splitfin
  74. Xenotoca variata "Lagos de Moreno, 2017"
  75. Xenotoca variata "Los Negritos, 2016"
  76. Xenotoca variata "Xoconoxtle, 2017"
  77. Xenotoca variata "Zacapu, 2016"
  78. Xiphophorus alvarezi - Albino
  79. Xiphophorus birchmanni "Orizatlan"
  80. Xiphophorus birchmanni "Rio Coacuilco"
  81. Xiphophorus clemenciae "Puente Chin Lui” Yellow Swordtail
  82. Xiphophorus clemenciae "Rio Carolinae, Wessel"
  83. Xiphophorus continens "El Quince"
  84. Xiphophorus evelynae
  85. Xiphophorus helleri "Wild Guatemala"
  86. Xiphophorus kallmani "Lago de Catemaco"
  87. Xiphophorus maculatus-type "Blue Platy"
  88. Xiphophorus nezahualcoyotl
  89. Xiphophorus variatus "Huexotitla"
  90. Xiphophorus variatus Rio de Coacuilco
  91. Zoogoneticus purhepechus "Sayula, 2016"
  92. Zoogoneticus tequila "Rio Teuchitlan"

Donations for our Table

The primary method we use to raise funds is through sales at the GCCA Swap Meet. We need your donations of fish and other goods to help raise money for the club. Please bring your items to the swap and the earlier the better!

Event Information

Event Date 03-06-2022 1:30 pm
Event End Date 03-06-2022 3:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free
Location Hilton Northbrook

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