Popular Freshwater Tropical Fish Book Review

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I got this book a few weeks ago now to research some fish, it has been one of the first books i bought on tropical fish since i started the hobby, it has come in very handy when i want …

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African Dwarf Frogs – Hymenochirus

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Common name: African Dwarf Frog Scientific name: Hymenochirus Average Adult Size: 2 and a half inches Place of Origin: Congo regin of Africa, India Typical Tank Setup: Bare bottom aquarium as dwarf frogs can fit small gravel into their mouths causing internal problems. …

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Batesii Lyretail – Fundulopanchax Batesii

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Common name: Batesii Lyretail Scientific name: Fundulopanchax Batesii Average Adult Fish Size: 8cm / 3Inch Place of Origin: Cameroon Typical Tank setup: A heavily planted aquarium is the perfect set up for this species. Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 100 Litres …

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Avichang Lyretail – Fundulopanchax Avichang

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Common name: Avichang Lyretail  Scientific name: Fundulopanchax Avichang  Average Adult Fish Size: 2.5cm / 1Inch  Place of Origin: Equatorial Guinea  Typical Tank setup: A heavily planted aquarium is the perfect set up for this species.  Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 100 …

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How to tell if your African Cichlids are breeding

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Whether you are new to the hobby or a well-versed fish keeper and you have kept African Cichlids chances are they are going to breed at some point! For some people, it happens straight away and for others it can …

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Placidochromis Milomo – Super VC-10 Hap

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Common name: Super VC-10 Hap Scientific name: Placidochromis Milomo Average Adult Fish Size: 25cm / 10 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Malawi  Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with plenty of open swimming space. Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 200 Litres …

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Sciaenochromis Fryeri – Electric Blue Hap

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Common name: Electric Blue Hap Scientific name: Sciaenochromis Fryeri Average Adult Fish Size: 15.5cm / 6 Inches  Place of Origin: Lake Malawi  Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with plenty of open swimming space.  Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 250 Litres …

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Pseudotropheus Greshakei (Maylandia) – Red Top Ice Blue Zebra

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Common name: Red Top Ice Blue Zebra, William’s Mbuna  Scientific name: Pseudotropheus Greshakei, Maylandia Greshakei  Average Adult Fish Size: 13cm / 5 Inches  Place of Origin: Lake Malawi  Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with plenty of hiding spaces/caves.  Recommended …

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Mixed African Cichlid Tank

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Tank Size – 180l Fish Kept – Cyrtocara Moorii (blue dolphin) Labidochromis Caeruleus Aulonocara (strawberry peacock) Pseudotropheus (Blue Cobalt) Pseudotropheus Zebra Aulonocara (Peacock) Aulonocara (Blotch) Nimbochromis Venustus (Giraffe) Marylandia Lombardoi Filtration – BioFlow Filter M Lighting – Juwel HiLite T5 …

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Cynotilapia zebroides – Afra Edwardi

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Common name: Afra Edwardi  Scientific name: Cynotilapia Zebroides  Average Adult Fish Size: 7.5cm / 3 Inches  Place of Origin: Lake Malawi  Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with plenty of hiding spaces/caves.  Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 200 Litres  Compatibility: Combine with other …

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