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Fish Species

Profiles and information about freshwater aquarium fish species.
  1. Barbs (15)
  2. Bettas (35)
  3. Brackish Fish (2)
  4. Catfish (41)
  5. Cichlids (75)
  6. Cyprinids (27)
  7. Danios (11)
  8. Frogs, Crabs and Shrimp (6)
  9. Goldfish (2)
  10. Gouramis (18)
  11. Guppies (6)
  12. Hatchetfish (4)
  13. Koi (6)
  14. Livebearers (25)
  15. Loaches (17)
  16. Piranhas (1)
  17. Puffers (3)
  18. Rainbowfish (18)
  19. Silver Dollars & Pacus (6)
  20. Tetras & Other Characins (50)

Common Name Index List
Common names cross referenced to scientific names.

Profiles by Scientific Name List
Fish profiles sorted by scientific name.

Profiles by Common Name List
Fish profiles sorted by common name.

NFC Seeks Native Fish Breeders
It is estimated that nearly 26 million Americans have a fish tank in their homes. Many are experienced fishkeepers who have been keeping and breeding fish from such exotic locales as South America, Asia and Africa. Yet few consider keeping or breeding fish native to the United States. Maybe it's time for you to consider a tank of native fish.

Aquarium Fish Profiles
Learn about about freshwater aquarium fish with these profiles that include; photos, habitat, general care, feeding, and breeding.

Fiddler Crab
A profile of the Fiddler Crab (Uca pugnax), including habitat, care, feeding, and breeding.

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