Coolest Freshwater Aquarium Fish – #9 Will Amaze You!


Do you have a freshwater aquarium and want to keep something a bit special? Then let us show you some of the coolest freshwater aquarium fish available to the home aquarist. In this article, we show you some of the most amazing freshwater fish that offer you something different to the usual Guppies ( Not …

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RedTail Catfish: Care | Size | Feeding | Cost | Care Guide

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How to describe the RedTail Catfish? A monster of the deep? A gargantuan bottom feeder? A wide-mouthed beast? All things I have heard when referring to this magnificent creature. I, however, prefer to describe it as big and beautiful with enormous fish keeping appeal! Here’s our Redtail catfish care guide to help you understand the …

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Mimic Saddle Filefish:Diet | Breeding | Sexing | Cost | Care Guide

If fish could get arrested for being a fraud or a fake then this Mimic Saddle Filefish would be in jail. The Mimic Saddle Filefish is not actually a puffer fish at all it’s a Filefish that has developed over many years to look and act like a puffer fish. Why? To protect itself from predators. …

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Pink Margin Fairy Wrasse (Cirrhilabrus rubrimarginatus)

pink margin fairy wrasse

This is the complete guide to keeping Pink Margin Fairy Wrasse (Cirrhilabrus rubrimarginatus) which is one of my all-time favorite Saltwater Wrasses. Originating from southern Japan through to Indonesia these brightly colored wrasses make a beautiful addition to any saltwater reef tank. But are they easy to keep and are they compatible in every type of …

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Plecostomus: Care | Size | Lifespan | Diet | Guide


I’m not even going to ask if you want a Plecostomus because, well honestly, I know that you do! Everyone loves and wants a Plecostomus. After all, how can you resist that big suckered mouth and long armored body? The answer is you can’t and you shouldn’t resist them! Every aquarium needs one of these …

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Emperor Angelfish: Size | Origin | Lifespan |Cost | Care Guide

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The Emperor Angelfish (Pomacanthus imperator) has long been thought of as one of the most desirable saltwater fish for any aquarist to own.  It’s not surprising when you see a fully grown adult in full color, they are simply stunning. Their colors and patterns change from a Juvenile size fish and then again when it …

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Magnificent Foxface: Care | Cost | Diet | Breeding |Species Profile

Magnificent Foxface rabbit fish

The Magnificent Foxface or Magnificent Rabbitfish, Red Fin Foxface, or Andaman Foxface as it is also known, looks nothing like any other saltwater fish that you will ever own. Its distinctive white head with a black band that runs through it and amazing rusty red looking body make this fish truly spectacular. These fish are …

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Freshwater Tetra Owners Guide-Care, Diet, Cost.

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Take a walk around the aquarium section of any pet store and you will find an array of freshwater tetra. From chubby to slim, spotted to striped and multi-colored to neon there is a species to suit us all. Found mainly within community tanks but occasionally species only a school of these delights really is …

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Black Bandit Angelfish (Apolemichthys arcuatus) Complete Care Guide!

black bandit angelfish

If you’re looking to add some variety into your marine saltwater tank and money is no object, then look no further than the amazing Black Bandit Angelfish ( Apolemichthys arcuatus).  These expensive but stunning fish add a variety of color to any aquarium. Most people have the standard Angelfish that are blue and yellow but these …

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Warty Frogfish – Care|Diet|Sexing|Breeding|Cost

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The warty Frogfish or Wartskin Angler is an amazing saltwater fish that can change colors and patterns as a form of camouflage. They can blend into their surroundings effortlessly. Their colors can change depending on the surroundings they are sitting on or resting on. Their color can be white, cream, orange, black, brown and even …

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Green Clown Goby ( Care,Size,Diet,Lifespan) Guide

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The amazing looking Green Clown Goby – Gobiodon atrangulatus is one of our favorite saltwater marine fish. Just look at that face, how could you not love this fish. Gobiodon atrangulatus or Earspot Coral Goby as it’s sometimes known is perfect for any community saltwater aquarium. However, they will nip at soft corals. They won’t harm …

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Gardneri Panchax Killifish (Fundulopanchax gardneri)

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Do you want to add some color to your Freshwater Tropical Fishtank? Then look no further than the beautiful Gardneri Panchax Killifish (Fundulopanchax gardneri). Their name is derived from the term Killy which is from the Dutch word meaning ditch, channel or creek like where most Killifish are found in the wild. Many beginners stay away …

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Corydoras Sterbai: Diet | Sexing | Breeding | Cost

corydoras sterbai

Corydoras Sterbai or Sterba’s Cory, Sterbai Cory, or Sterba’s Corydoras as they are sometimes known, are peaceful, bottom-dwelling wonderful little freshwater fish from the armored catfish species. Look in the bottom of any good freshwater fish tank and you’ll find some type of catfish. These little fish not only add a variety to your tank …

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Complete Tiger Oscar Care Guide | Breeding | Care Guide Sheet | Diet

Oscar Fish

I don’t know about you? But I find it very hard not to admire and want to keep these intriguing, intelligent and friendly fish. The Tiger Oscar (Astronotus Ocellatus) really are irresistible! And that is why, I did my research, purchased some, and boy do I love them! I now hear you asking ‘are they …

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Jewel Damselfish: Size-Diet-Care-Cost-Guide

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The Jewel Damselfish is a lovely looking little saltwater fish, but is it suitable for any Saltwater fish tank? In our experience this small and innocent looking damselfish often become small bullies and will dominate your tank. Upon adding these fish, which by the way should only ever be kept singly in a tank less than …

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Orchid Dottyback: Complete Care, Diet, and Setup Guide

orchid dottyback

Do you want to add some color to your reef tank? Then look no further than the Orchid Dottyback (Pseudochromis Fridmani) which are sometimes referred to as Fridman’s Dottyback or Fridman’s Pseudochromis. These captivity breed saltwater fish add color and personality to any saltwater tank. Here is everything you’ll need to know before adding one …

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