Quick “at a glance” care sheets for many of the most commonly kept aquarium fish.


Freshwater inverts and animals
Common Name
Scientific Name
Xenopus laevis, etc.
Hymenochirus Sp.
Caridina multidentata (Caridina japonica)
Pomacea bridgesii
Anentome helena
Atyopsis moluccensis ?
Cherax quadricarinatus
Procambarus alleni
Neocaridina denticulata sinensis?
Neocaridina red?
Caridina sp. “Crystal Red”
Atyopsis moluccensis ?
Uca various
Procambarus alleni
Corbicula fluminea?
Palaeomonetes species
Viviparus malleattus
Melanoides tuberculata
Pomacea bridgesii
nerite sp?
Perisesarma bidens
Planorbis corneus/rubrum (various)
Palaemonetes paludosus
Asolene spixi
Attya gabonese
Atyopsis moluccensis ?


Other Species
New World Cichlids African Cichlids
Detailed Fish Profiles Characins
Cyprinids Anabantidae
Loaches Livebearers
Miscellaneous species Catfish
Rainbow fish Saltwater Fish and Inverts



If you think some of the information in the statistic is incorrect or missing and can provide us with additional or more accurate information about the fish species please contact us at Badman’s Tropical Fish


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