Tropical & Marine Fish Articles
Recommended Feisty Tropical Fish for Your Tank
The Six-Barred Distichodus is a large fish species that can grow up to 2 feet in their natural habitat. Originally from the Congo River and Lake Tanganyika, their scientific name is Distichodus sexfasciatus but they are widely known as the Six-Barred Distichodus fish and some people prefer to call them "Crown Tetra" for short. Read the full story here.
Pethia conchonius (Hamilton, 1822) A candidate species of freshwater ornamental fish trade - An update
Tropical fresh water fishes contribute 80-90% of the world market, the rest being supported by tropical marine and brackish water species. Rosy Barbs are found in lakes and fast flowing waters in subtropical parts of Asia. Read the full story here.