Striking Tanganyikan Gold

While the Mbunas and Haploids of Lake Malawi would be more familiar to most aquarists of the ACT and surrounds, many fish from Lake Tanganyika are commonly found in local fish shops. The Lemon Cichlid (Neolamprologus leleupi), the Princess Cichlid (Neolamprologus brichardi), and several species … Read more about Striking Tanganyikan Gold

My Experiences With A Substrate Spawner Hemichromis bimaculatus, the Jewel Cichlid

In this article I will be talking about my experiences with a West African substrate spawner, the Hemichromis bimaculatus, commonly known as the Two Spotted Jewel Cichlid. Keep in mind that not all substrate spawners will partake in these exact events from one specie of fish to another. All … Read more about My Experiences With A Substrate Spawner Hemichromis bimaculatus, the Jewel Cichlid

Cyrtocara moorii

Introduction Cyrtocara moorii, also known in the hobby as Haplochromis moorii or the Malawi Blue Dolphin, was named after the collector of the type material, J. E. S. Moore. Moorii was first described in 1902, and was first exported out of Africa in 1968. It gained the nickname "blue dolphin" due … Read more about Cyrtocara moorii