New World Cichlids

  • CARPINTIS CICHLID - regular 1.5 -2.25 inches

    Other Names: Lowland cichlid, Pearlscale cichlid, Rio Grande Cichlid, Cichlasoma Cyanoguttatum, Nandopsis Cyanoguttatum, Cichlasoma cyanoguttatum.. Description This cichlid should be kept together with other fishes of about the same size. He needs a...


  • CICHLID CONVICT - small: 1 -1.25 inches

    Archocentrus nigrofasciatus or Convict Cichlid is probably the most popular Central American cichlid. It is an interesting fish that is easy to breed and one pair can prosper in a small tank (29 gallon). There are a variety of color morphs in the...



            PINK CONVICT Family: Cichlidae Origin: Central America Care: easy Environment: some cover pH: 6.5-7.5 Temperature: 72-80 F Hardness dH: 10 Min. Tank Size: 30 gal Max. fish size in aq: 6" Origin of specimen: pond C...


  • Geophagus sp. red head tapajos - medium

    The Tapajos 'Red head', is a beautiful and relatively peaceful species that is considered a rare "gem" in the hobby; they will add intense, red coloration and touch of class to any aquarium. Tapajos can only be found in the Rio Tapajos within the...


  • JACK DEMPSEY exlarge

    Species name: Archocentrus octofasciatum Synonym: Cichlasoma octofasciatus; Heros octofasciatus Common name: Jack Dempsey Family: Cichlidae Order: Perciformes Class: Actinopterygii Maximum size: 10 inches Environment: freshwater Origin: Yucatan...


  • JEWEL CICHLID medium

          Hemichromis bimaculatus is a hardy fish found in West Africa from Southern Guinea to Central Liberia. This cichlid is very colorful going from red/brown to bright red (sometimes orange) during the pawning season. Some iridescent...