Arowana Fish for Sale on the Black Market

Wildlife traffickers can sell an Asian Arowana fish on the black market for up to $200,000. The endangered fish, also known as a dragon fish, is prized in Asian cultures for its dragon appearance and belief that it brings good luck.

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Source: Associated Press, “7 charged in LA with smuggling endangered fish,” Houston Chronicle, May 11, 2010.