1. G

    Is anyone able to identify this Cichlid?

    First time in th MFK community so I hope I’m ok asking for ID help. She looks to be a type of Geophagus but the store I bought her from didn’t know for certain which type she was. I have her with 5 G. Tapajos at the moment but would like to see if need to get more of her Geo type. She was just...
  2. K

    Substrate for African ciclids and what to do for a long trip

    Hello. I’m new to the cichlid world. I’m just wondering what kind of stuff to use on the bottom. I currently use a mix of small rocks and smaller pebbles. Also, what should I do for a 2 week ish... trip?
  3. vinnie coyle

    Thai Silk Flowerhorn Advice needed. ***9 months update***

    Hey friends, Just wanted to give you guys a quick update on my first Flowerhorn's progress. So I got my FH on the 9th of December last year, and it initially grow pretty quick. And showed early signs of Kok (See first pic from last December). I was convinced I had a a male. However after...
  4. cichlidfan77

    My community/ cichlid grow out tank

    This is a little vid of my planted tank thant I have a couple of cichlids growing out in.
  5. rockarolla70

    Need help to ID (Neolamprologus multifasciatus or similis ??)

    Hi can anyone help me in identifying these chiclids, need to know if they are Neolamprologus multifasciatus or simili ?? As they seems to be juvenile's I am unable to make out the difference. As these came in just today from the breeder, they are getting quarantined for the next 15 days before...
  6. KelberiFishLover19

    Best Small Cichlids

    What are the best small cichlids? By best I mean most active or maybe something that you like about them. I want opinions. By small, I mean 6 inches and smaller.
  7. Zak03

    Confused about Oscar death?

    So, I've had this red oscar for a few months. Since around the beginning of December. This dude was a beast of a fish. He was a juvenile. He has lived through an ich infestation, lived in a tank while it was being cycled, and has outlived two other juvenile tiger Oscars. He's never shown any...
  8. C

    Mixing cichlids!?!?

    Has anyone had success with mixing Central/South American and African cichlids? I know many are purist and only have fish from the same regions and some same exact lakes...BUT if water parameters are ok and feeding is fine has anyone done this successfully?
  9. A

    Green Terror tank mate suggestions?

    Hello, I am looking for some suggestions for potential GT tank mates, Gold Saum variety. My tank details are as followed: Brand - 55 gallon Ciano Measurements - 40”L x 15.5”W x 24”H Filteration - Fluval 406 External Filter My GT seems to be the odd relaxed one. He’s currently in with...
  10. Adrianrios1085

    13in male dovii

    I’m selling my 13in male Costa Rican dovii 120$ text me 6262033120 located in riverside ca
  11. F

    Need advice please

    (Originally posted this in another section but didn't get any answers) So I have an empty 36 gallon bow front tank rn and I wanna put a fish in there that I can grow out before transferring it to my 250(I’m in the process of building the 250 because my 225 is currently being used for a salt...
  12. Zak03

    Oscar Died. What did I do Wrong?

    Alright. So I purchased two baby Oscars (red and tiger) from Petco a little bit over a week ago. They live in a 40-gallon tank ( i will upgrade later, don't worry) with two baby sun catfish and two baby common plecos (which I added today). I apologize in advance for the amount of reading you...
  13. R

    Help with female Jaguar Cichlid

    So I’ve had this baby female Jaguar Cichlid for about 2 months now maybe a little longer and all this time she’s grown maybe half a inch, I’ve heard females and males grow about the same rate up to like 6-9 inches or something then the females slow down. Me and my buddy got ours the same day...
  14. Lawton C

    T-Bar Cichlid help

    One of my buddies has a t-bar pair in a 40 B and I love the fish. ATM the only empty tank I have is a 60 gallon that has been at my parents for a while. I wanted to know if a pair or single fish can go in the 60 with any tankmates. I kinda wanted to have them in a CA community if that could...
  15. F

    Cuban cichlids..any info will help

    Hey guys, i have 6 new Cuban Cichlids, about 2 1/2-3” got them from Repps. Can anyone give me any information on them. I have some information but i wanna heat everyone’s input. Growth rate, foods ex..
  16. C

    Flowerhorn Quality Comparison

    which flowerhorn should I breed or which has a higher quality. Around 5 inches
  17. C

    Flowerhorn Grade?

    i have a 5 inch flowerhorn. Wondering if anyone will tell me what grade they think he is.
  18. Jacob._.merc

    Fish diseases

    I have a 7 or 8 inch sleeper goby (freshwater) and he seems as healthy as can be! He swims around normal, eats, recognizes me and you know the rest. But i have been noticing he has some things on him. One being these white stringy things and kind of a red bump on his lips. He also has a couple...
  19. Lukashill

    My 125 gallon American cichlid set up

    Tank has been running for 4 months with all of these guys in there. 1 oscar 3 female convicts 1 jd (in on of the pictures you can catch him peeping spying on me) 1 male firemouth 1 (I believe male) green terror 1 turquoise severum I try to give many good sized caves. I do have a 75 gallon...
  20. Bich

    Please HELP! Needing to move fish!

    I want yalls advice on something I’ve been considering all week. I’ll try to make this short and to the point. In my 50 gallon tank, I have 2 4”ish severums by themselves. They have attempted to lay eggs, but are never successful. They have been alone for about a month and previously were with...