Breeding Discus – Symphysodon aequifasciatus – part 1

For many, discus fish are considered the king of the aquarium due to their unique coloration, size, and shape. This South American Cichlid originates from the Amazon River basin, but most aquarium species are selectively bred for color variations by fellow aquarists and fish farms. For many years now, discus have been part of my […]

Breeding Blue Pearl Shrimp

Breeding Blue Pearl Shrimp – Neocaridina cf. zhangjiajiensis var. blue In this article, you can find one account of sourcing shrimp, the setup utilized, and the care taken to encourage breeding of this dwarf shrimp species. Blue pearl shrimp, are a variation of the same species as Snowball Shrimp, and will readily breed with other […]