African Rift Lake Cichlids

Quick Care Sheets Detailed profiles     Overview   I am going to change the format on this section as all the information written in the cichlids page is applicable to these fish as well. I will give some...

Cockatoo Dwarf Cichlid, Apistogramma cacatuoides Profile – Care, Maintenance & Breeding

      Apistogramma cacatuoides   Overview: A peaceful and one of the hardier Apistogramma, the Cockatoo is not the easiest to find but if you do they will provide enjoyment and splashes of brilliant color to...

Apistogramma eunotus, the Blue Cheek Dwarf Cichlid – Care, Maintenance & Breeding

This profile was written by Bunny an active contributor to the site.         Apistogramma eunotus   Overview: While Blue Cheek Dwarf Cichlids require fish-keepers with experience, the investment of time and attention is returned in spades....

Blue Acara, Aequidens Pulcher Profile – Care, Maintenance & Breeding

  Aequidens Pulcher Overview: An extremely beautiful, hardy and interesting fish to keep. Some say they are aggressive and others peaceful, either way a specimen in fine condition can be one of the most...

Apistogramma bitaeniata, the Banded Dwarf Cichlid, Banded Apisto, Two-Stripe Apisto – Care, Maintenance &...

This profile was written by Bunny an active contributor to the site.         Apistogramma bitaeniata   Overview: This rarer of Apistos can be found as either 'blue', 'orange', 'red' or 'yellow' depending on the locations where...

Angelfish, Pterophyllum Scalare Profile – Care, Maintenance & Breeding

Pterophyllum Scalare Overview: Perhaps the most popular of the Cichlids the angel can be the showcase of any aquarium. The different color varieties make it one of the most varied species available. Often...

Tropical Fish Profiles, covering the care and upkeep of many aquarium tropical freshwater fish

This page will give a completely detailed profile of the selected fish, from A to Z. The profiled fish will be chosen randomly by Badman, and will come from the complete...

Tropical Fish Profiles, covering the care and upkeep of many aquarium tropical freshwater fish

Some notes on the Profiles:   Common name: This is the name usually used in the aquarium trade Many species go by a number of common names. Use the scientific name as the...

Tropical fish breeding, a quick overview of the types and guidelines for success

General Guidelines For Breeding Most aquarium fish are breed commercially for retail sale. Breeding your own fish is one of the most rewarding aspects of the hobby. Most of the fish available...

The Barbs, Danios and Rasboras

Quick Care Sheets Detailed profiles   Overview: They are in the largest order of fresh-water fish, with over 2000 species. The Barbs and Danios are popular schooling fish for the community aquarium. Most come from...

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