Care of african cichlids, How long do cichlids live, Best food for cichlids

How Long Do Cichlids Live ?

        The Cichlids are available in different varieties. All these different varieties are classified into three categories, namely African, Central North American and South American. Cichlids are quite popular with hobbyists because of their variety of body shapes and brilliant colors.

Some other fish that are included in this category are angelfish, discus, convict cichlids and the Oscar fish. More...

 

Care Of African Cichlids

Care Of African Cichlids

African Cichlids are believed to be one of the most colorful freshwater fish and, therefore, they are one of the most loved fishes for the aquarium. If the pH level of the water and the mineral requirements are properly fulfilled, these fish are one of the hardiest ones to breed.

These fish are mostly seen in the lakes in Eastern Africa. These lakes are popular for their unique characteristics, and, hence, it is not easy to keep these fish in the aquarium, not at least for novices.

These fish are used to surviving in rocky topography and alkaline water. They are very aggressive in nature due to which novices find it difficult to handle them. More...

 

 

Best Food For Cichlids

Best Food For Cichlids

Cichlids fish require special diet with added nutrients in order to keep them in good health. Listed below are various options that you can give to Cichlids for getting the best results.

Hikari Cichlids Excel - This one is meant for all herbivorous Cichlid fish. The pellets contain vitamins, minerals, wheat germ and spirulina. This serves as a complete balanced food for the vegetarian Cichlids. More...