Central American

Central American
  • 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...


  • CONVICT CICHLID - medium 2.5 - 3 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 ompatibility: general community...


  • Firemouth Meeki Cichlid MEDIUM

    Firemouth Meeki Cichlid MEDIUM The firemouth cichlid is a species of cichlid fish native to Central America. They occur in rivers of the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico, south through Belize and into northern Guatemala.



    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...


  • Nandopsis grammodes regular

    grammodes cichlid is one of the most striking of all of the guapotes. The head is very large, especially in males, and gives the fish the appearance of having a head that looks far too big for its body, another trait that has some fish keepers...



    Nandopsis salvini..Cichlasoma salvini is a species of the Family Cichlidae. Known also as Salvin's cichlid, the yellow-belly cichlid and the tricolored cichlid..The Salvini Cichlid is brightly colored cichlid which is native to the many lakes and...