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Blood Parrot Cichlid Tank Mates

So you want to include other fish in the tank with your Blood Parrot; but which species are compatible that will make good tankmates? Compatibility is an important consideration, as some fish will be ill-suited …

How Many Cichlids In A 55 Gallon Tank?

The good news is, yes, you can keep cichlids in a 55 gallon tank and by choosing the right species you will be able to have numerous colorful cichlids living happily and healthily in your …
Best Cichlid Substrate

Best Cichlid Substrate

African cichlids are a popular species to keep, providing an active and colorful aquarium to their owners. Beginners are presented with challenges with these fish, as their environmental requirements are more specific than those of …
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Best Aquarium Lighting For Cichlids

With the incredible variety of colors offered by the African cichlid species, you’ll want to provide lighting that enhances your tank and your fish. We will cover the key factors of what you should be …
Best Filter for Flowerhorn Cichlid

Best Filter For Flowerhorn

Everybody knows that good filtration and clean water is critical in an aquarium. However, there is plenty to think about when looking for the best filter for a flowerhorn tank. These cichlid fish are large …

Breeding Cichlids

Maybe you’re new to the world of cichlids, or maybe you’ve been keeping them already for a while and have noticed them displaying spawning behavior. Regardless, at some point in your journey as an aquarium …
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Best Filter For A Discus Aquarium

Discus are beautiful fish, and a clear water column will allow viewers to see the multitude of colors that these fish display. They are known to produce a lot of waste and to kick up …
Best Filter For A Cichlid Tank

Best Filter For A Cichlid Tank

In the fish keeping hobby, cichlids represent one of the most colorful and diverse species available to enthusiasts. These fish are territorial and can become highly active when defending their homes. They are also aggressive …
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Best Cichlid Tanks

There are countless designs for fish tanks out there, from tiny cubes to hexagons, round bowls to huge customized tanks that can contain entire rooms. Even discounting custom designer fish tanks for specific spaces, there …