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The Chocolate Red Pompom Oranda Goldfish is a classic aquarium choice for the beginner or young aquarist. It is also a revered carp by many long-time hobbyists.Continue reading this post
Herichthys carpintis, the electric blue Carpintis is a new world Cichlidae of a few common names. They include the lowland cichlid, Aztec Carpintis, Pearlscale cichlid and is often mislabeled or confused with other cichlids such as the Texas cichlid (H.Cyanoguttatus).Continue reading this post
The cichlid species found in Madagascar are not as well-known as their relatives from Africa and the Americas, but this unique fauna is home to some spectacular and rarely seen aquarium fishes.Continue reading this post
We just added to our livestock the active and personable Rosy loach (Petruichtys sp.). This loach can make the perfect addition to a planted and nano sized aquarium tanks.Continue reading this post
For most of the twentieth century, our knowledge when it came to how Neotropical cichlids were related to one another remained painfully inadequate. Species tended to get lumped under a few large, catchall names like “Cichlasoma” and “Vieja” and “Paraneetroplus”.Continue reading this post