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 …

African Knifefish

African Knifefish, African Brown Knife Fish, Black Knife Fish, Brown Knife Fish Family: Notopteridae What the African Knifefish lacks in color, it more than makes up in hardiness and character! The African Knife Fish Xenomystus nigri is a most fascinating fish for many Aquarists. This Read More …