African Cichlids

How Big do Frontosa Cichlids Get?

Frontosa Cichlids are one of the biggest African cichlids. They do very well in a semi-aggressive community aquarium. They can live with other Tanganyika cichlids but should be kept with …

10 Most Colorful African Cichlids

There are over 1,000 types of cichlids in the world, but approximately 700 live in Africa. You may often see them for sale in pet stores labeled as “African Cichlids” …

Best Water pH for African Cichlids

First off, we can put African Cichlids into three different categories based on where they come from. They come from three main lakes which include Lake Malawi, Victoria and Tanganyika. …

Do African Cichlids Need Air Bubbles?

African Cichlids actually don’t need an air stone, but they definitely need oxygen to thrive. Air bubbles in home aquariums are usually generated using air pumps, which are cheap filters. …