Exhibition for turtle lovers and admirers of rare fish

It will be held from September 15 to 18 at Shanghai Agricultural Exhibition Hall.

Dragon fish, fancy carp, turtles, tortoises and discus fish will be the stars of the show at an exhibition of aquarium fish from September 15 to 18.

The turtles will include a golden-headed box turtle and a Pan's box turtle, each said to be worth up to 3 million yuan (US$462,450).

An Aldabra giant tortoise that weighs nearly 150 kilograms will be displayed and officials say it may even offer children a ride.

About 250 individual collectors and professional breeders nationwide have signed up for the annual exhibition this year.

The exhibition will be held at Shanghai Agricultural Exhibition Hall and admission is free.

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