Victoria

Please select below the cichlid you are interested in to view its profile.

Anomalochromis Thomasi - African Butterfly

Anomalochromis Thomasi - African Butterfly thumbnail Anomalochromis Thomasi - African Butterfly
African Butterflies are small, peaceful fishes. A pair can be kept in minimum a 20 gallon / 80 litre aquarium. In a little bigger aquariums they can be kept in groups or with other small cichlids. The aquarium for African Butterflies should be... View Profile

Astatotilapia sp. Calliptera Chizumulu

Astatotilapia sp. Calliptera Chizumulu thumbnail Astatotilapia sp. Calliptera Chizumulu
Astatotilapia sp. Calliptera Chizumulus are best kept in groups that consist of only 1 male, as the males are very aggressive and 3-4 females. Such a group will need at least a 50 gallon / 200 litre aquarium to feel comfortable. The males have blue... View Profile

Aulonocara Stuartgranti "Usisya" - Flavescent Peacock

Aulonocara Stuartgranti "Usisya" - Flavescent Peacock thumbnail Aulonocara Stuartgranti "Usisya" - Flavescent Peacock
Flavescent Peacocks are one of the most peaceful Malawian cichlids. Its best too keep them in a group that consists of 1 male and 2 females. Such a group will need at least a 50 gallon / 200 litre aquarium to feel comfortable. Flavescent Peacocks... View Profile

Chromidotilapia Guentheri - Guenther's Mouthbrooder

Chromidotilapia Guentheri - Guenther's Mouthbrooder thumbnail Chromidotilapia Guentheri - Guenther's Mouthbrooder
Chromidotilapia Guentheries need at least a 30 gallon / 120 litre aquarium for a pair. Their aquarium should be decorated with sand, flat rocks, big rocks that form caves, pots and driftwood. The females have brighter colours than the males.... View Profile

Etroplus Maculatus - Orange Chromide

Etroplus Maculatus - Orange Chromide thumbnail Etroplus Maculatus - Orange Chromide
There are only 3 cichlid species from Asia, one of which is Etroplus Maculatus. Etroplus Maculatuses are salt-water cichlids. It is needed to add 300-500 g. sea salt for a 25 gallon / 100 litre aquarium. Etroplus Maculatuses are small, peaceful... View Profile

Etroplus Suratensis - Green Chromide

Etroplus Suratensis - Green Chromide thumbnail Etroplus Suratensis - Green Chromide
Green Chromides are big cichlids and need a rather big aquarium to feel comfortable. A pair will need at least a 125 gallon / 500 litre aquarium. Their aquarium should be decorated with big rocks, driftwood and pots. Green Chromides are salt-water... View Profile

Haplochromis Burtoni - Astatotilapia Burtoni

Haplochromis Burtoni - Astatotilapia Burtoni thumbnail Haplochromis Burtoni - Astatotilapia Burtoni
Haplochromis Burtonis can be kept in aquariums starting form 50 gallons / 200 litres. It is best to have only 1 male in the aquarium as the males are very aggressive towards each other. Haplochromis Burtonis are not very aggressive and can be kept... View Profile

Haplochromis sp. 44 - Haplochromis Thick Skin

Haplochromis sp. 44 - Haplochromis Thick Skin thumbnail Haplochromis sp. 44 - Haplochromis Thick Skin
Although Haplochromis Thick Skins are rather small, they are very aggressive and territorial. Haplochromis Thick Skins should be kept in groups. Their group should consist of only 1 male, as the males are very aggressive especially towards each... View Profile

Hemichromis Bimaculatus - African Jewelfish

Hemichromis Bimaculatus - African Jewelfish thumbnail Hemichromis Bimaculatus - African Jewelfish
It is best to keep Jewelfishes in pairs. Minimum 30 gallon / 120 litre aquarium is needed for a pair of Jewelfishes to feel comfortable. For decoration should be used gravel, big rocks, flat rocks, pots, caves and anything else that can be used as a... View Profile

Labrochromis Ishmaeli

Labrochromis Ishmaeli thumbnail Labrochromis Ishmaeli
It is very sad but Labrochromis Ishmaelis are thought to be extinct in nature as they have not been seen for 20 years. Labrochromis Ishmaelis can be found only in aquariums. Labrochromis Ishmaelis are mainly kept in Europe. I hope they will not... View Profile