Gold Ram Cichlid Care: Size, Lifespan, Food, Aggression, Tank Size

Gold Ram Cichlid Care: Size, Lifespan, Food, Aggression, Tank Size

The Gold ram cichlid or the Golden ram cichlid is one of the captive inbred varieties of the Ram cichlid group of fishes inhabiting mostly the Orinoco river basins in South America. Gold Ram Cichlid Size These are small-sized fish with egg-shaped, somewhat pointed bodies. The maximum size that a gold ram attains is 2.5…

Dartfish Guide: Size, Lifespan, Feeding, Care, Tank Size & Tank Mates

Dartfish Guide: Size, Lifespan, Feeding, Care, Tank Size & Tank Mates

Dartfish species are quite hardy and can acclimate to the aquarium conditions quickly. Therefore, they can be a great choice for aquarists at any level of experience. They are also brilliant and can respond accordingly to the things happening around them. Other common names for darts are firefish, wormfish, and ribbon goby fish. Origin The…

Tiger Oscar Care Sheet (Size, Behavior, Food, Tank Mates)

Tiger Oscar Care Sheet (Size, Behavior, Food, Tank Mates)

Tiger Oscars are aggressive cichlids that are elegant yet highly aggressive. Don’t let their attractive appearance fool you, and they have ruthless aggression. These cichlids are native to South America, where they inhabit Amazon and its tributaries. Through trading and fishkeeping businesses, their wild geographical distribution has also reached many countries worldwide. They are also regarded…

Glofish Tetra (Care, Size, Lifespan, Behavior, Diet, Tank)

Glofish Tetra (Care, Size, Lifespan, Behavior, Diet, Tank)

Glofish are genetically engineered fishes. As the name depicts, they have brilliant fluorescent colors. They are nothing but glowing versions of the naturally occurring wild varieties like Zebra danios, Rainbow sharks, Tiger barbs, Bettas, and Black skirt tetras. The glofish tetras are pretty much easier to take care of just like their natural counterparts, making…

Flatfish Guide- Size, Life Cycle, Types, Diet, Care, Tank, & More

Flatfish Guide- Size, Life Cycle, Types, Diet, Care, Tank, & More

A flatfish is a diverse group of fishes that includes more than 800 different species. All of them are given different common names with the suffix flatfish. They are found everywhere and inhabit the world’s cold and tropical waters but are mainly distributed in the indo-pacific ocean. Flatfish varieties are caught and commercially sold in food markets…

Altum Angelfish Care Guide- Size, Lifespan, Food, Tank Mates, Breeding

Altum Angelfish Care Guide- Size, Lifespan, Food, Tank Mates, Breeding

Altum angelfish is a freshwater fish that belongs to the genus “pterophyllum,” which is scientifically known as Pterophyllum Altum. These freshwater angelfish are very hard to take care of, requiring more specialized optimized water conditions. Also, they have a kind of exclusive feeding requirements. Being sensitive and prone to parasitic infections requires a definite quarantine period before being introduced in the aquarium….

Flaming Prawn Goby Care: Diet, Tank, & With Pistol Shrimp

Flaming Prawn Goby Care: Diet, Tank, & With Pistol Shrimp

Flaming prawn goby fish is one of the two recognized species belonging to the genus Discordipinna. The species name is griessingeri. This makes up its scientific name Discordipinna griessingeri which is the concern of taxonomists and not the common non-scientific people. Size of Flaming Prawn Goby Do not get deceived by this long name, “The…

Blue Hippo Tang (Care, Size, Lifespan, Diet, Habitat, Tank)

Blue Hippo Tang (Care, Size, Lifespan, Diet, Habitat, Tank)

The blue hippo tang fish belongs to the genus paracanthurus and is scientifically known as Paracanthurus hepstus. They are also known by their other different names. All of the common names are based on their various colors, markings, and their distribution in the ocean. Some other fancy fish names are regal tang, blue tang, hippo…