20 Types of Cichlids for Your Aquarium (with Pictures)

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Cichlids are fascinating fish with lots of personality and their own unique charm. They are concentrated in specific parts of the world, like Lake Malawi in Africa. Just in Lake Malawi there are around 850 species of cichlid! There are around 1,300 species of cichlid that have been identified and named, but estimates put the […]

Mbuna Cichlids: Care Guide, Varieties, Lifespan & More (with Pictures)

Mbuna cichlid _Shutterstock_Arunee Rodloy

Introduction In between Tanzania, Malawi, and Mozambique lies Lake Malawi. It’s over 11,000 square miles and is home to around 850 species of cichlids. These species are broken down into groups, but the most common and easy to care for group are the Mbuna. Mbuna, pronounced “boo-nuh”, is a word from the Tonga people of […]

Can Guppies Live in a Pond Outside?

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We answer a popular question on whether you can add guppies to your pond, and if they can actually live in outside pond conditions, it depends on several factors and here are the main things to consider.