Pictus Catfish: Food, lifespan, breeding, size and temperature

Pimelodus pictus catfish

Pimelodus pictus, also known as pictus cat or pictus catfish, is a small member of the Pimelodidae catfish family, native to the basins of the Amazon and Orinoco rivers and commonly kept as a pet in freshwater aquariums. Pictus catfish Read More …

Bristlenose Pleco: Food, Lifespan, Types and Tank size

Bristle pleco

Ancistrus also known as bristlenose pleco is a genus of nocturnal freshwater fish in order Siluriformes family Loricariidae, native to South America and Panama freshwater habitats. In the aquarium trade, fish of this genus are common where they are known Read More …

Kuhli loach: size, care, temperature and tank mates

Kuhli loaches

The kuhli loach also known as ‘Pangio kuhlii’ is a small freshwater eel-like fish that belongs to the loach family (Cobitidae). They come from Indonesia and from the Malay Peninsula. This creature that looks like a snake is very slender Read More …

Oscar fish -Food, lifespan, tank mates, feeding and colors

Black oscar fish

The oscar fish also are known as Astronotus ocellatus is a cichlid family fish species known under a wide range of different names, including tiger oscar, velvet cichlid, and cichlid marble. In tropical South America where the species resides naturally, Read More …