Tag: African cichlids

The Mbuna Aquarium

[WPXperVideo id=5 ] Mbunas, are the perfect fish for beginners. Their colors are flamboyant, breeding is easy, they are robust and, above all, intelligent. Today, we’re talking about Mbunas. First of all, what is an Mbuna? In the dialect of the Tonga people of Lake Malawi, Mbuna means “rock fish”. Mbuna is a term used

The Frontosa Aquarium

the Cyphotilapia, otherwise known as the Frontosa, are one of the most renowned african cichlids.As aquarists, we love it’s peaceful behavior and can’t help but be intrigued by the special shape.For yearS the Frontosa has been the emblem of my local fish store. Today we will be talking about the Frontosa. On top of being

The Aulonocara Aquarium

Aulonocara are the most colorful freshwater fish. they’re so popular amongst aquarists because of their flamboyant colors and their peaceful behavior. Today we are talking about the Aulonocara group of Lake Malawi cichlids. What is an Aulonocara? Well the term is used both as a group of cichlids that means many genus together. And as