Venustus Hap ( Giraffe Cichlid, Giraffe Haplochromis, Kalingo )

The Venustus Nimbochromis venustus (previously Haplochromis venustus) is a popular aquarium cichlid. This is a big fish that can grow close to 10 inches in the aquarium. The impressive size along with its interesting behavior and handsome color pattern make it a favorite among cichlid Read More …

Livingstoni Cichlid (Livingston’s Cichlid, Livingston’s Hap, Livingstonii)

The Livingstoni Nimbochromis livingstonii (previously Haplochromis livingstonii) is a large handsome cichlid. This fish can reach close to 10 inches (25 cm) in length. Its color pattern is highly contrasting, with prominent dark blotches on a yellow, silver, or bluish background. There is also a Read More …

Fairy Cichlid

Brichardi Cichlid, Lyretail Cichlid, Princess of Burundi Family: Cichlidae The Fairy Cichlid is enchantingly beautiful and hardy, making it an ideal Tanganyika Cichlid for the beginner! The Fairy Cichlid Neolamprologus brichard (previously Lamprologus brichardi) was one of the initial African cichlids imported for the aquarium Read More …