Gold Label Pond and Aquarium Sealer Review

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We were as shocked as you might imagine when we came across a product which is a forms a bond and seal for anything, underwater! So we thought we’d put this amazing product to the test and try out the …

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Petrochromis sp. Red Bulu Point

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Common name: Petrochromis sp. Red Bulu Point Scientific name: Petrochromis sp. Red Bulu Point Average Adult Fish Size: 25cm / 10 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Tanganyika Typical Tank setup: Rocky Tanganyika tank with plenty of open swimming space Recommended …

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How To Control Snails In The Home Aquarium

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One of the most common and often annoying problems you may face in the home aquarium is snails. The frustration of seeing hundreds of them appear from no-where almost overnight can be concerning and often confusing. It is normal for …

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Blue Neon Peacock – Aulonocara Stuartgranti Hai Reef

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Common name: Blue Neon Peacock Scientific name: Aulonocara Stuartgranti Hai Reef Average Adult Fish Size: 14cm / 5 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with plenty of open swimming space Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: …

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Swallow Aquatics Colchester Fish Store Review

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As part of a chain of 4 tropical fish stores in Essex, the Colchester branch of Swallow Aquatics is the heart of this outfit. Location is: Swallow Aquatics New Road Aldham Colchester Essex CO6 3QT Almost hidden down a country …

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7x2x2 African cichlid aquarium

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Tank Size – 7′x2′x2′ – around 790 litres Fish Kept – Variety of Mbuna African Cichlids form lake Malawi Filtration – Currently running and APS 2000lph and a 1400lph with added filter wool Lighting – Lighting is 2 rows of …

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Lemon Jake Peacock – Aulonocara Mamelela

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Common name: Lemon Jake Peacock, Mamelela Scientific name: Aulonocara Mamelela Average Adult Fish Size: 14cm / 5 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with plenty of open swimming space Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 200 …

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Tanganyika Aquarium Fish Tank 750l

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Tank Size – 7’x2’x2′ – around 750 litres Fish Kept – 16x Tropheus Moorii Ilangi Kasaba Bay 3x Tropheus Ikola Kekese 3x Cyathopharynx Featherfin Furcifer 10x Masked Julie – Julidochromis Transcriptus 6x Five bar Cichlid – Neolamprologus Tretocephalus 2x Chalindochromis …

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Benga Peacock – Aulonocara Baenschi Benga

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Common name: Benga Peacock, New Yellow Regal Scientific name: Aulonocara Baenschi Benga Average Adult Fish Size: 14cm / 5 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with plenty of open swimming space Recommended Minimum Aquarium …

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Tropheus and Sardine Cichlid Aquarium 400L

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Tank Size – 4’x2’x2′ – around 400 litres Fish Kept – 13x Tropheus Ilangi, 16x Tropheus Moliro, 13x Sardine Cichlid Filtration – 2x Fluval 405 filters Lighting – 4x Aquaray GroBeam 600 and 1x Aquaray Marine White Ultima 600 – …

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Spotted Silver Dollar – Metynnis Lippincottianus

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Common name: Spotted Silver Dollar Scientific name: Metynnis Lippincottianus Average Adult Fish Size: 5 inches / 12 cm Place of Origin: Native to northern parts of the Brazilian Amazon as well as a handful of rivers in French Guiana. Typical Tank setup: …

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Why Does My Tropical Fish Appear To Eat The Surface Of The Water

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It is often worrying when you see your tropical fish behaving in a different way than normal or than you would expect. Observing and watching your fish in their daily routine is always fascinating and the sign of a great …

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New Interactive Fish Tank Aquarium Submission

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We have posted a lot since Tropical Fish Site started in April 2013 and thought it was about time readers of our blog were able to share their fish tank aquariums with the rest of the Tropical Fish Site readers …

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Loricariidae – Hypancistrus sp L333

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Common Name: Loricariidae, L333 Scientific Name: Hypancistrus sp L333 Average Adult Fish Size: 6 inches  /  15 cm Place of Origin: Rio Xingu, Brazil. Typical Tank setup: Sand substrate, wood and many holes for the males to hide. Plants are welcome …

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