Shrimp tank, shrimp safe fish and rare fish species information.
is a hard to keep species with extreme water parameter requirements. Its beautiful coloration make it unique among all gourami species.
is a labyrinth fish species belonging to the Osphronemidae family. It inhabits blackwater streams and peat swamps with dense vegetation.
are the smaller but very beneficial and hard-working catfishes. They can be kept with other peaceful fish or invertebrates very well.
is a freshwater armored catfish species belonging to Loricariidae family. It is native to Ucayali and Maranon river basins of Peru.
also known as the African Freshwater Pipefish
is a livebearer fish that likes fresh and brackish waters with heavy vegetation.
, also known as Armoured stickleback
or paradox fish belongs to the Indostomidae family and lives in clear, algae
covered stagnant waters.
is the most beautiful species of Chocolate Gourami and from the family Osphronemidae. It is also called Samurai Gourami
or Samurai Zebra
is one of the very well-known and preferred algae eaters in aquarium. They are very beneficial for algae prevention and fighting algae.
is a small cyprinid that belongs to the family Cyprinidae. They prefer deeper water areas with thick vegetation.
, also known as the Emperor Tetra
, is a species of characid fish found in slow running parts of rivers, blackwaters in western Colombia.
is a tropical fish that grows to a maximum tail length size of 3 cm. It is very peaceful and can live with other kinds of serene community fish.
The juveniles of panda loach
have impressive black and white colors but the adults of this species are not really impressive in color and lose their appearance.
is a freshwater fish species belonging to Badidae family. It lives in ponds, ditches, swamps of Ganges and Mahanadi river systems.
or the Black Stripe Dwarf Cichlid
is identically unique in the dwarf cichlids. Its behavior is very similar to Apistogrammas.
is a small and streamlined fish that can reach up to 5 cm only. Males are different in fin-shape and color from the female.
is a small labyrinth fish. It is also known as Pygmy gourami or Dwarf croaking gourami
. It is a peaceful fish that can live in groups or pairs
is a species of pygmy sunfish
found in the USA. It’s a freshwater fish that prefers waters with dense vegetation.
is a species of armored catfish belonging to the Loricariidae family. It inhabits in areas having a mud or sand substrate with submerged wood.
is a catfish species that is endemic to the Rio Xingu watershed of Brazil. Its beautiful appearance and limited supply make it famous in the hobby.
The clown killifish
or banded panchax
) is a freshwater fish species. It is popular with its vibrant colors and patterns.
also known as Notropis Chrosomus
or Hybopsis chrosomus is a North American species of ray-finned fish. It is schooling cold water fish.
, also known as Least Killifish
, Dwarf/Midget Livebearer or Mosquito fish is a species from the Poeciliidae Family.
is also called Diamond Tail Cory
, and Dwarf Cory. It belongs to the subfamily Corydoradinae of the family Callichthyidae.
is also known as “Yellow Finned Hillstream Loach” or “Striped Borneo Sucker” is a member of the Gastromyzontidae family.
, aka Lyretail Checkerboard
Cichlid, is an attractive, peaceful fish. It has a white base color with a checkered pattern on their body
is a peaceful fish that is quite popular in the hobby. It is impressively colored and is one of the gorgeous fish among the aquarium fish.
The Spadetailed Checkerboard Cichlid (Dicrossus Maculatus
Dicrossus maculatus is a species of aquarium fish native to Orinoco basins in South America and rivers in Brazil. This species is not commonly available in the aquarium hobby....
is a striking and unmistakable fish. Its common name is Chameleon Whiptail
and belongs to the family of Loricariidae.
is an armored catfish native to Orinoco river basin in Columbia and Venezuela, where it lives in bogs, flood plains, and slow flowing streams.
belongs to the family of Osphronemidae and is an endangered species because of deforestation and the loss of its natural habitat.
Red Belted Goby
Description and Appearance
The Red Belted Goby (Sicyopus zosterophorus) is a distinctive freshwater dwarf fish. It has brilliant colors that make it one of the best ornamental inhabitants of an...
is found in Kalimantan Barat, Western Borneo, Kapuas River and Pontianak. This species is threatened in its original habitat.
Croaking Gourami is a labyrinth fish species belonging to the Osphronemidae family. They create croaking noises during courting or settling conflicts.
is a freshwater fish that grows to a size of almost 30 mm. It is versatile with its behavior and can live with other peaceful species.
is in abundance in many rivers, slow-moving rainforest streams with tannin stained, soft and acidic water in South America.
Rainbow Belly Pipefish
is a freshwater pipefish species belonging to Syngnathidae family. It is native to Brahmaputra River basin in Bangladesh and India.
is a miniature-sized fish that has most of the characteristics of the rainbowfish family. It has brightly colored fins in both genders.
Panaqolus Albomaculatus which is a member of the Loricariidae family is found mainly in the rivers of the Upper Amazons, Ecuador, and Peru.
is a freshwater ray finned-fish belonging to Balitoridae family. It is native to Upper Sambas River Basin in Indonesian Borneo.
is commonly called Two-Stripe Apisto, Banded Apisto
or Banded Dwarf Cichlid
. It lives in the Amazon river basins.
i lives in very slow-moving freshwater bodies. It is a social and peaceful fish that happily accepts living with other peaceful tank mates.
Spectrolebias Costai is an annual killifish species popular in the aquarium hobby with its coloration and interesting behavioral characteristics.
is a species of bottom-dwelling fish belonging to tGobiidae family (Gobies). It is native to fresh and brackish water bodies.