Schwartzi Corydoras Information

Schwartzi Corydoras is a tropical freshwater aquarium fish which is also referred to as Schwartzi Cory, Schwartz’s Cory, Schwartz’s Cory Cat, and Schwartz Cat etc. It originates in inland waters in South America and it is endemic to the inland waters of the Purus River basin in Brazil. It inhabits sand banks, tributaries, creeks and … Read more

Redtail Catfish Information

The redtail catfish is one of the most colorful and popular freshwater ray finned aquarium fish which is also known as the South American Red Tailed Catfish, Banana Catfish, Flat nosed Catfish and Antenna Catfish. It is distributed in Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Brazil. It is originated from South America in the … Read more

Freshwater Angelfish Information

The freshwater Angelfish is the most popular of all the tropical aquarium fish due to their unique shape and interesting personalities which is also known as silver angelfish and common angelfish.  It is native to the Amazon River basin in Peru, Colombia and Brazil along the Ucayali, Solimões and Amazon rivers, rivers of Amapá in … Read more

Julii Corydoras Information

The Julii corydoras is an ideal aquarium fish that is loved by aquarium hobbyist for their attractive appearance and personalities.  It is also known as Julii Cory, Julii Catfish and Leopard Cory. It is indigenous to the lower Amazon region, primarily the Parnaíba River of Brazil. It inhabits in flooded forest regions, small creeks, sandy … Read more

Cockatoo Cichlid Information

It is a carnivorous fish and in wild, it apparently feeds on benthic invertebrates. In captive condition, it accepts a wide variety of live and frozen foods such as Artemia, Daphnia and chironomid larvae. It also takes flakes, pellets, tablets and finely chopped meat.  Feed should be supplied 2-3 times a day. The double full … Read more

23 Easy To Grow & Low Light Plants For Your Aquarium

For many beginners, it is not enough to have one basic aquarium setup with a particular plant as a set piece. Majority of beginners of this hobby want to have a variety of plants. In fact a list of plants that they can choose from – which makes their selection easier and smarting than just … Read more

Figure 8 Puffer Fish Information

The figure 8 puffer fish is a very unique fish because it looks very cute and many people love them. It was discovered by Tirant in 1885.  It belongs to the family Tetradontidae under order Tetradontiformes of Class Actinopterygii. The name ‘Pufferfish’ is derived from the ability to puff their body which occurs if they … Read more

Malaysian Driftwood

Malaysian Driftwood is one of the more sought after hardscapes for aquascaping. This is due to its natural color, density, and just overall appearance in a planted tank. It also gives an organic boost to acidic pH and drops the water hardness versus using chemicals. Malaysian will last too! It’s rated one of the best … Read more

Glass Catfish Information

The glass catfish (Kryptopterus minor) was described by Tyson Roberts in 1989. It is a small species of Asian glass catfish from the Kapuas River basin in Borneo, Indonesia. This fish belongs to the family Siluridae under order Siluriformes of class Actinopterygii. The genus name ‘Kryptopterus’ is derived from the Greek kryptos, meaning hidden and … Read more

Top 5 Best Aquarium Plants for Aquascaping

If you are planning on building your very first aquascaping tank, you probably have an idea of what plants are the most popular for aquascaping. For beginners and even for experienced hobbyists, knowing the best plants for aquascaping is important. Obviously, the most popular plants are the ones that can be cultivated easily and can … Read more