Bristlenose Pleco Care Guide

Most people think that sucker-mouthed catfish species of the family Loricariidae are ugly, but these fishes become acceptable, even handsome, with familiarity. There are...

Reef Aquarium Lighting: The basic rules

In all aquariums, there are sources of nourishment and growth. Freshwater aquariums usually house fish, and thus a major portion of the nourishment of...

Why My Inverts Keep Dying? A guide to healthy Corals, Shrimps and Crabs

Many new marine hobbyists have trouble keeping invertebrates alive. Here are some tips for keeping crabs, shrimps, and corals alive in your home aquarium. Once...

Rope Fish Profile: Care, Tanking and Feeding

Ancient, unusual, and cute, Ropefish make an excellent addition to community aquariums with medium to large fish. Ropefish, or Erpetoichthys Calabaricus, also known as the...

Meet the Blue Tiger Shrimp

Species name: Caridina cf. cantonensis “Blue Tiger” Common names: Blue Tiger Shrimp Family: Atyidae Order: Decapoda Class: Maximum length: 1.2 inches Minimum tank size: 5-10 gallons Hardiness: Medium Aggressiveness: Peaceful Distribution: Selectively bred color mutation of normal Tiger Shrimp. The Tiger...