Fluval U2 Internal Filter Review

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The Fluval brand (by Hagen) has become one of the most well known names amongst fish keepers and it is for good reason. For many years now they have provided one of the highest, if not the highest level of …

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Tiger Shrimp – Caridina cf. Cantonensis “Tiger”

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Common names:  Tiger Shrimp Scientific name: Caridina cf. Cantonensis “Tiger” Average Adult Size: 1-1.2 inches / 2-3cm Place of origin: China Typical tank setup: Lots of plants and wood for grazing and providing cover. Recommended min. aquarium capacity: 8 gallons / 30 litres Compatibility: Community …

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Black Tiger Shrimp – Caridina cf. Cantonensis “Black Tiger”

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Common names:  Black Tiger Shrimp Scientific name: Caridina cf. Cantonensis “Black Tiger” Average Adult Size: 1-1.2 inches / 2-3cm Place of origin: China (Aquarium Bred) Typical tank setup: Lots of plants and wood for grazing and providing cover. Recommended min. aquarium capacity: 8 gallons …

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Neritina natalensis sp. Zebra – Zebra Nerite Snail

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Common names: Zebra Nerite Snail Scientific name: Neritina natalensis sp. Zebra Average Adult Size: 1inches / 2.5cm Place of origin: Eastern Africa Typical tank setup: Lots of plants and wood for grazing and providing cover. Recommended min. aquarium capacity: 5 imperial gallons / 20 litres …

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Protomelas sp. Steveni Taiwan – Taiwan Reef

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Common name: Taiwan Reef Cichlid, Scientific name: Protomelas sp. Steveni Taiwan Average Adult Fish Size: 15cm / 6Inches (can grow slightly larger) Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with plenty of open swimming space Recommended …

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Pomacea Bridgesii – Golden Apple Snail

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Common names: Golden Apple Snail, Gold Apple Snail Scientific name: Pomacea Bridgesii Average Adult Size: 2inches / 5cm Place of origin: South America Typical tank setup: Lots of plants and wood for grazing and providing cover. Recommended min. aquarium capacity: 5 imperial gallons / 20 …

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Metriaclima sp. Zebra – Chilumba Maisoni Reef

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Common name: Chilumba Zebra, Maisoni Reef Zebra  Scientific name: Metriaclima sp. Zebra Chilumba Maisoni Reef  Average Adult Fish Size: 15cm / 6 Inches  Place of Origin: Lake Malawi  Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with plenty of hiding spaces/caves.  Recommended …

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Fluval AquaPlus Water Conditioner Review

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Fish keepers whether new or experienced will have become familiar with the Fluval brand and all the different products they have to offer. Fluval (by Hagen) have come to be known for reliability and quality, traits which they have managed to …

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Clea Helena – Assassin Snail

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Common names: Assassin Snail Scientific name: Clea Helena Average Adult Size: 3inches / 7.5cm Place of origin: Southeast Asia Typical tank setup: Lots of plants and wood for grazing and providing cover. Recommended min. aquarium capacity: 24 imperial gallons / 110 litres Compatibility: Community snail, but …

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Planorbis Rubrum – Ramshorn Snail

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Common names: Ramshorn Snail Scientific name: Planorbis Rubrum Average Adult Size: 0.5inches / 1-2cm Place of origin: Worldwide Typical tank setup: Lots of plants and wood for grazing and providing cover. Recommended min. aquarium capacity: 5 imperial gallons / 20 litres – suitable for Nano …

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