Peacock Cichlid: Lifespan, Behavior, Care, & Breeding

Peacock Cichlid (Aulonocara) is a cichlid species native to Lake Malawi in Africa. They belong to the group of African Cichlids that originate from...
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Electric Blue Acara: Lifespan, Behavior, Care, & Breeding

Electric Blue Acara is an attractive, colorful freshwater fish from the Cichlid family. It originates from tropical waters of South America, mainly Venezuela and...
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Ember Tetra: Lifespan, Behavior, Care, & Breeding

Ember Tetra, sometimes also known as Amanda's Tetra or Fire Tetra, is a small, peaceful schooling species that originates from South America, mainly Araguaia...
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Bamboo Shrimp: Lifespan, Behavior, Care, & Breeding

Bamboo Shrimp (sometimes also known as Wood Shrimp, Flower Shrimp or Fan Shrimp) is a freshwater shrimp species originating from volcanic islands of South...
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17 Must Have Freshwater Aquarium Fish

Fishkeeping is one of the most popular hobbies around the globe, and most of them are freshwater fish aquariums. Lots of aquarists love keeping...
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Butterfly Pleco: Lifespan, Behavior, Care, & Breeding

From the areas of river Rio Negro, Brazil comes one unique and beautiful subspecies of the famous catfish - Butterfly Pleco. Pleco is a...
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17 Must Have Low Light Aquarium Plants

Aquarium & fish-keeping is an amazing hobby - being able to create communities, and beautiful environments is one of the best things about it,...
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The Clownfish: Facts, Lifespan, Care, Feeding, & Breeding

The clownfish gained significant popularity for aquarium enthusiasts around the world after starring in the movie Finding Nemo. Clownfish or anemone fish are small...
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The Siamese Fighting Fish – Betta Splendens

The Siamese fighting fish (Betta fish), was first bred in captivity in Southeast Asia around 1910. They were first initially bred for shows and...
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Discus Cichlids: Facts, Lifespan, Care, Feeding, & Breeding

Discus cichlids are among one of the most frequently cultivated species of cichlids. They belong to the symphysodon family. There are four basic types: heckle,...

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Brachypelma Albopilosum: Facts, Lifespan, Care, Feeding, & Breeding

Brachypelma albopilosum, sometimes also known as Honduras Curly Hair Tarantula, can be found in subtropical areas of Central America, countries such as Costa Rica...
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What Do Lizards Eat?

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Kenyan Sand Boa: Facts, Lifespan, Care, Feeding, & Breeding

Kenyan Sand Boas (Gongylophis colubrinus) is one of the most popular Boa species in the pet trade. Although their name may suggest that they come...