American Cichlids

How Often do Discus Fish Lay Eggs?

Most discus fish pairs will lay eggs every 6-8 days, only if their eggs don’t hatch or they refuse to care for the fry. This is how often you can …

Why do Discus Fish Change Color?

There are various reasons why discus fish change their body color. Even a slight change in water parameters can cause your discus fish to change its coloration, but other factors …

Keyhole Cichlid – Species Profile

Keyhole cichlids (Cleithracara maronii) are an interesting fish species. They have a distinct look about them, with a black pattern on their body that looks like a keyhole. That’s where …

Salvini Cichlid – Species Profile

If you’re looking for a fish that will live your tank up with bright colors, then the Salvini cichlid (Cichlasoma salvini) represents a great option. While they will not display …

Uaru Cichlid – Species Profile

Fish are a great pet to keep if you don’t want to deal with pet hair or you have some allergy. Uaru Cichlids is a beautiful fish species you can …