African Cichlid Articles

African Cichlids and Plants
 African Cichlids and Plants
I currently maintain a small, sideline aquarium maintenance business. After I began this service, it soon became apparent that while my cust...
Keeping African Cichlids in Harmony
Keeping African Cichlids in Harmony
No, there is not an error in the title. Of course, when we say “harmony” we mean within some limits – the limits those agg...
Lake Victoria Cichlids
Lake Victoria Cichlids
Lake Victoria is one of the Rift Valley lakes on the African continent, and just like the other Rift Valley lakes, Lake Victoria is popular ...
Malawi Cichlids
Malawi Cichlids
One of the most popular types of fish to keep in a home aquarium are african cichlids from Lake Malawi. Lake Malawi is a vast body of water ...
Reducing African Cichlid Aggression
Reducing African Cichlid Aggression
Cichlids have a reputation for being colorful, hardy, and prolific. These attributes make them almost ideal fish for the beginner fishkeep...
The Christmas Fulu
The Christmas Fulu
With the arrival of the holidays, Christmas has been everywhere! We have Christmas trees, Christmas carols, Christmas paper, Christma...
The Malawi Eye-Biter
The Malawi Eye-Biter
Don't let this odd looking cichlid fool you! This fish is a stalker! This fish is a hunter! And this fish is on the prowl for eyeba...
Why African Cichlids
Why African Cichlids
Whether you have been keeping freshwater fish for years, maintaining a saltwater reef tank and are tired of the costs, or new to the hobby, ...
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About African Cichlid Articles

This section of Aquariumlife.net focuses on the african cichlids of lake malawi, lake tanganyika and lake victoria. Some of the other African cichlid species are covered in this area as well. If you have never kept african cichlids, you should definitely consider them as a possible species to be kept. They are some of the most active and colorful freshwater fish in the aquarium hobby.