1. A

    40 Gallon Tank Cichlid Stocking Options

    Hi All, I recently purchased a 40 gallon tank and it is close to being cycled. There are a lot of plants and open-ended pots for plenty of shelter. I am interested n stocking the tank with South American and Central American cichlids. Specifically, I am interested in firemouths, electric blue...
  2. C

    For Sale  Two Venustus giraffe African cichlids...

    Two Venustus about 8" or so. Healthy. Located in Elgin for pickup. Price is for both.
  3. Cammo X

    Robertsoni Males Flaring

    These 2 get fired up after a water change and a feed, colours are always changing from green to blue as well. The gf has named the one on the right Marlo as he will be our breeding boy :)
  4. Q

    Green Texas or Hybrid

    Hello MFK members..I was sold this fish as a Green Texas but he/she looks like a hybrid to me. Maybe Flowerhorn, Vieja ×Texas or unfaded Red Texas 🤷🏾‍♂. He bullies every fish in the tank except for a Vieja Hartwegi if that means anything. New to the game and would love to know what you guys...
  5. Cammo X

    Polleni Pair With Eggs

    Hey guys, Our Polleni Pair randomly had their first spawn lastnight, unfortunatly the female was stressed and she was eating the eggs, we managed to save a few. Next time should we leave the babies in there if shes not stressed? or take them out? They are alone in a 3x2x2 so we can leave them...
  6. F

    180 gallon

    Hi everyone, Heres my tank where I'm hoping to breed C. Myersi Stocking 1x ornate bichir 4" 1x fire eel 6" 5x red head tapajos 1.5" 4x C. Myersi 2" 5x giant danios 1.5" 2x Denison barbs(trying to sell) 3" I'm planning to use this thread to document the juvenile Myersi and see if my...
  7. A

    Electric blue - fryeri/ahli/hybrid/peacock

    Hi guys Can you please, have a look on my 6in electric blue and answer simple question. What is that fish. It has scianochromis fryeri colors but aulonocara body shape. A lot will say its "ahli" but even on this forum I've read that trua Ahli not really existing in hooby. I've found some info...
  8. S

    Want to Buy  Wanted: Large Male Dovii

    Starting the hunt for a large male dovii, at least 10+ inches, would prefer 15+ or so. Located in Fort Worth, Texas. Just putting the word out and seeing whats around my area and price, willing to drive and meet within reasonable distances. Thanks!
  9. T

    Solitary Ob Peacock

    Hi, I have a 55 Gallon Cichlid tank which I intended to just be Mbuna, but when the fish arrived the was a solitary OB Peacock. He only interacted at feeding time but stayed fixed to the surface out of the way for the rest of the day. I gave him a couple of weeks and then decided to...
  10. B

    Fry dying - killing each other or disease?

    Hey everyone, My Vieja Guttulatus and Vieja Hartwegi recently started to breed after they hit about two years old. One batch of fry is about two and a half months old now, and I've been finding dead ones each morning. Sometimes I will find two or three, and sometimes I will wake up to ten dead...
  11. A

    For Sale  Moving Sale - Datnoids, Archers, African Cichlids, Tanks, Supplies - 90638 - $70

    La Mirada, CA 90638. I'm moving and selling everything. All fish only eat sinking pellets. Shoot me your offer, you just never know. Text for questions or other details 626484587eight 4 bar symmetrical white base IT and smaller NTT is already accounted for. $400 - 13" Dirty 3 bar IT. It was...
  12. R

    For Sale  Red Devil Cichlid/ midas cichlids WTS

    Hey, guys, I wanted to make this tread to see if there is any interest here for Midas or red devil cichlids (i can't tell the difference) for purchase. This is just to see if there is any interest right now I don't have a solid price or anything.
  13. Jacob._.merc

    African cichlid size

    Would a 4 inch peacock be okay with a 7 inch eyebiter? Not worrying about the other fish in the tank because they don't have huge mouths like the eyebiter. 90 gallon setup
  14. the animal guy

    For Sale  Blue texas, Midas, Flowerhorn, S. Cali 91745

    11” Midas 4” Midas 8” Blue exas 6” blue Texas 4” Flowerhorn
  15. K

    apistogramma male or female

    I recently got two cockatoo cichlids and when I first got them they were both very colorful. I think one is a female and one is a male, but the female has lost all her yellow color. Could this be because the “male” is actually a female and is the dominant one? The “male” is always chasing away...
  16. rockarolla70

    Need help to ID the gender of the multifasciatus individuals.

    Hello all, I need a help in identifying these 10 multies gender, these are the ones I have with me past 4 months in my 11 gal Tankanyikan tank specially for multies & 8 of them are either 1 inch or 1.5 inch. I just want to be sure if I have the right balance of male and females. Every pic in the...
  17. mattybecks

    Sexing Buttikoferi

    Hi Guys, Recently picked up two Buttikoferi (I only wanted one, but the guy I bought it from gave me two. He was moving and his power was cut off so the tank had been left sitting with no AC, no oxygen and no filter. The smaller one wouldn't have lasted long.) I have been looking online for...
  18. AquaScape

    New Arrivals!! Piranhas, Oddballs and More!

    3” Red Belly Piranha-----$30.oo Ea. Or 4 for $100.oo 6”-7” Red Belly Piranha-----$150.oo Ea. 2.5”-3” Caribe Piranha----- $35.oo Ea. Or 5 for $150.oo or 10 for $275.oo 3”-4” Caribe Piranha-----$50.oo Ea. 3”-4” Piraya Piranha-----$150.oo Ea. 4”-5” Purple Spilo-----$95.oo Ea. 4”-5” Red...
  19. J

    Flowerhorn with swollen lips. Huge lips.

    Hi everyone. My Flowerhorn continues to get worse. He started off with getting pustules on his head and red gums. I treated that by raising the temperature and adding Milticure. The pustules have gone but his lips have been enlarged and swollen and protruding out as can be seen in the pics...
  20. stiker

    Nandopsis Tetracanthus Pair

    Short video of my Nandopsis Tetracanthus Pair, that paired off from a group of 10 growouts. The male is around 4.5 inches and female around 3. They are currently in a 180g tank with a sump accompanied by 5 Melanotaenia I used for dither fish while they were young. Please excuse how short the...