How to Breed Yellow Lab Cichlids?

The Yellow Lab cichlid is one of the most recommended African cichlids for beginner fish keepers. They are not as demanding nor as aggressive as their family of species usually …

Are African Cichlids Good for Beginners?

Are you about to set up your first home aquarium? Then buying African cichlids is probably not the best idea for you. There are some amazing colorful fish to choose …

5 Best Plants for African Cichlids Tank

Herbivorous African cichlids basically see aquatic plants as food. They are going to eat most plants and nip on them every time they get hungry, which happens often. This article …

Deep Water Hap – Species Profile

The deep water hap is a cichlid species (Placidochromis electra) that’s endemic to Lake Malawi, although it can be found in other areas, too. You will see it commonly in …

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 …