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OB Peacock (Red Flush)

10 Most Popular Peacock Cichlids – Number 5 Will Surprise You

Peacock Cichlids are a distinct group of 22 species of fish that belong to the Aulonocara genus. Typically, Peacock cichlids come from Lake Malawi, Africa, although there are line-bred and hybrids varieties widely found. Ideally, the habitat should mimic the warm waters of Africa with temperatures in the 70s to 80s F,...

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Tomato Hap Cichlid

How to Breed African Cichlids

In our chaotic lives, we all look for ways to refocus and relax. And it is no secret that having the right forms of relaxation has measurable benefits for your health. Ever wonder why the dentist's office usually has an aquarium? This is because, according to the scientific reports,...

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African shell dweller

Get to Know the African Shell Dwellers

African shell dwellers aka "shellies" are actually other terms for a cichlid fish. They use the abandoned shells for shelter and breeding. African shell dwellers are often kept in aquariums and are the favorite of many aquarium enthusiasts. What makes the shell dwellers such as the Neolamprologus tretocephalus and the Neolamprologus cylindricus,...

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