Elongatus Ornatus – Pseudotropheus Elongatus Ornatus

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Common name: Pseudotropheus Elongatus Ornatus  Scientific name: Elongatus Ornatus  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 Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 200 Litres  Compatibility: Combine …

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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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How To Promote Algae Growth In The Home Aquarium

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Roughly 90% of the time (if not more) you would want to reduce the amount of algae growth, however i want to look at how to promote algae growth in your fish tank. Although this may seem like an odd …

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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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Demasoni Cichlid – Pseudotropheus Demasoni

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Common name: Demasoni Cichlid Scientific name: Pseudotropheus Demasoni Average Adult Fish Size: 10cm / 4 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 120 Litres Compatibility: Combine with other mbuna species, mildly …

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Bumblebee Cichlid – Pseudotropheus Crabro

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Common Name: Bumblebee Cichlid, Hornet Cichlid, Chameleon Cichlid Scientific Name: Pseudotropheus Crabro Average Adult Fish Size: 6 inches / 15.2 cm Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank Setup: Rocky Malawi tank Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 120 Litres Compatibility: Combine …

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Tonys African Cichlids Fish Store Review

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If you are looking for a solid and reliable source of high quality Malawi cichlids delivered to your door in the UK then Tony’s African Cichlids is the perfect place to start your search. The range of cichlids available to …

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Difference Between Mbuna, Aulonocara and Haplochromis Malawi Cichlids

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There are 3 main types of cichlid tropical fish from Lake Malawi in the South African rift valley; Mbuna, Aulonocara and Haplochromis. It is often thought that keeping Malawi cichlids means that you can just chuck any cichlid fish from …

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JBL Spirulina Fish Food Review

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Designed for professional feeding of algae-eating freshwater and saltwater fish is JBL’s spirulina flakes. This fish food is available in 4 different sizes: Content Gross Weight Net Weight Dimensions 100ml 33g 16g 50/85/50 mm 250ml 68g 40g 60/120/60 mm 1000ml 234g …

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Recommended Tank Mates For Tropheus Tropical Cichlid Fish

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Cichlids from Lake Tanganyika in South Africa are becoming more and more popular amongst aquarists and as such there are more of them being imported to the UK and USA. one of the most popular groups of Lake Tanganyika cichlids …

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Yellow Lab – Labidochromis Caeruleus

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Common name: Yellow Lab Scientific name: Labidochromis Caeruleus Average Adult Fish Size: 10cm / 4 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 30 gallon / 120 litre Compatibility: Combine with other …

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Electric Blue Johannii – Melanochromis Johanni

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Common name: Electric Blue Johannii, Blue Johanni Scientific name: Melanochromis Johanni Average Adult Fish Size: 25cm / 10 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank with high stocking and other aggressive Malawi cichlids Recommended Minimum …

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Rusty Cichlid – Lodotropheus Sprengerae

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Common name: Rusty Cichlid, Lavender Mbuna Scientific name: Lodotropheus Sprengerae Average Adult Fish Size: 12cm / 4 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 160 Litres Compatibility: Other Lake Malawi cichlids, …

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Auratus – Melanochromis Auratus

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Common name: Auratus Scientific name: Melanochromis Auratus Average Adult Fish Size: 14cm / 5 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Malawi Typical Tank setup: Rocky Malawi tank Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 160 Litres Compatibility: Other Lake Malawi cichlids, should be highly …

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