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The Cobalt Zebra Cichlid Resource

Cobalt Zebra Cichlid

The fish that make up the Maylandia callainos species are known as Cobalt Zebra Cichlids. That’s their official common name. However, people also refer to them as Cobalt Zebras, Blue Cobalt Cichlids, Cobalt Blue Zebras, and Blue Zebra Cichlids. Adult size: 2.5-3 inches Minimum tank size: 30 gallon pH: 7.6-8.8 Temperature: 75-82°F (24-28°C) Hardscape: Rocks Substrate: Sand Diet: Omnivorous   […]

The Calvus Cichlid Resource

Calvus Cichlid

“Calvus Cichlid” is the common name for the Altolamprologus Calvus species. Adult size: 5-6 inches Minimum tank size: 40 gallon pH: 8.0-9.0 Temperature: 73-77°F (23-25°C) Decor: Rocks, Driftwood, and Caves Substrate: Sand Lighting: 8-10 hrs/day Diet: Carnivore How to Keep Calvus Cichlids Feeding The most important thing to consider when keeping Calvus Cichlids is their diet. Without a proper well […]

Bolivian Ram Cichlid

Bolivian Ram Cichlid

“Bolivian Ram Cichlid” is the common name for the Mikrogeophagus altispinosus species. Adult size: 3-4 inches Minimum tank size: 30 gallon pH: 6.0-7.5 Temperature: 74-78°F (23-26°C) Decor: Rocks, Driftwood, and Plants Substrate: Sand Lighting: 8-10 hrs/day Diet: Omnivore How To Keep Them How To Breed Them Other Information   How to Keep Bolivian Ram Cichlids […]

Keyhole Cichlid

Keyhole Cichlid

“Keyhole Cichlid” is the common name for the Cleithracara maronii species. Adult size: 4-5 inches Minimum tank size: 30 gallon pH: 6.0-8.0 Temperature: 72-77°F (22-25°C) Decor: Rocks, Driftwood, and Plants Substrate: Sand Lighting: 8-10 hrs/day Diet: Omnivore How To Keep Them How To Breed Them Other Information   How to Keep Keyhole Cichlids Adoption If […]

Blue Acara Cichlid

Blue Acara

Ftanktes“Blue Acara Cichlid” is the common name for the Aequidens pulcher species. Adult size: 7-9 inches Minimum tank size: 50 gallon pH: 7.7-8.6 Temperature: 72-85°F (22-29°C) Decor: Rocks, Driftwood, and Plants Substrate: Sand Lighting: 8-10 hrs/day Diet: Carnivore How To Keep Them How To Breed Them Other Information   How to Keep Blue Acara Cichlids […]

The Auratus Cichlid Resource

Auratus Cichlid

“Auratus Cichlid” is the common name for the Labidochromis Caeruleus species. Adult size: 3-4 inches Minimum tank size: 50 gallon pH: 7.7-8.6 Temperature: 73-82°F (23-28°C) Decor: Rocks, Driftwood, and Plants Substrate: Sand Lighting: 8-10 hrs/day Diet: Herbivore How To Keep Them How To Breed Them Other Information   How to Keep Auratus Cichlids Adoption If […]

The Butterfly Pleco Resource

Butterfly Pleco

“Butterfly Pleco” is the common name for the Dekeyseria brachyura species. Adult size: 4-5 inches Minimum tank size: 75 gallon pH: 5.6-7.0 Temperature: 77-82°F (25-28°C) Decor: Rocks, Driftwood, and Plants Substrate: Gravel Lighting: 6-7 hrs/day Diet: Herbivore How To Keep Butterfly Plecos How To Breed Butterfly Plecos Other Information About Butterfly Plecos   How to […]

The Buenos Aires Tetra Resource

Buenos Aires Tetra

“Buenos Aires Tetra” is the common name for the Hyphessobrycon anisitsi species. Adult size: 7-8cm Minimum tank size: 20 gallon pH: 6.5-8.5 Temperature: 72-82°F (22-28°C) Decor: Rocks, Driftwood, and Plants Substrate: Any Lighting: 8-10 hrs/day Diet: Omnivore How To Keep Buenos Aires Tetras How To Breed Buenos Aires Tetras Other Information About Buenos Aires Tetras […]