African Cichlids are a large species of fish from various lakes in Africa. The three main lakes are Tanganyika, Malawi, and Victoria. The African Cichlids are a family that has over a hundred different species. They are some of the most colorful species that
Rubber Lip Pleco is a species of freshwater fish that are the most peaceful, bottom-dwelling algae-eaters. They may look fierce, with their raspy mouths, pointy fins, and armor-like plates, but in fact, they are the opposite of that! They make for the best addition
Pond Snails, also known as ‘Great Pond Snails’, or even ‘Pest Snails’ as many aquarists say, are one of the biggest freshwater aquatic snail species. They live around the world, in Asia, Britain, and Canada, and even North Africa, they belong to the family
Moon Crab, also known as ‘Halloween Crab’, ‘Halloween Hermit Crab’ or ‘Purple Moon Crab’, is a gorgeous, purple-colored terrestrial crab. It is quite a unique specimen for any hobbyist. It is native to the Pacific Coast and found in Costa Rica, Panama, and Mexico.
Chili Rasbora is also known as mosquito rasbora. While they are referred to as rasboras, they no longer belong to the exact genus of Rasbora. In 1978, they were described as Rasbora xerophthalmia Brigitte but were later moved to the Boraras genus. This was
Boesemani Rainbowfish, a species of freshwater fish, enjoys a lot of popularity in the aquarium industry. This is due to their vibrant rainbow-colored hues, as their name suggests. As with most colorful fish, these act as a centerpiece to any aquarium. They are not
The paradise fish (Macropodus opercularis) is a species of gourami found in most types of fresh water in East Asia, ranging from the Korean Peninsula to northern Vietnam. Paradise gouramis were one of the first ornamental fish available to western aquarium keepers and enthusiasts,
Ramshorn Snails are common freshwater aquarium snails. Some hobbyists choose to keep them as pets. Some hobbyists consider them to be pests. As pets, they can help in keeping the aquarium clean. As pests, they create a breeding problem in the tank. They are
One of the fish that stands out whenever you look at a group of fish in an aquarium is the Peacock Gudgeon. This is a credit to the fact that it is an extremely beautiful fish that has smart and vivid coloring. Not only
The Yoyo Loach is also known as the Pakistani Loach. This is due to its place of origin and the reticulate loach from its giraffe pattern. Even though they are known as scaleless fishes, they do have small scales embedded in their skin. It
Turtles are known to live in both water and on land. These reptiles can live for more than thirty years, and there are three hundred and thirty-four turtle species. But, the question is: can turtles live without water? In this article, we’ll attempt to
Flowerhorn is ornamental fish that has an exotic look and adds beauty to your fish tank. These distinctive fish have a great appearance which easy to keep. No matter you are a beginner or professional, this fish is easy to keep in the tank.