Freshwater Aquarium Fish Types

by | Dec 18, 2022

The Ultimate Guide to Bristlenose Plecostomus Fish: Care, Breeding, and More!

albino bristlenose pleco

 These bizarre looking fish look like they came from another, alien world. Don’t believe me? Check out the picture above.

“Unleash Your Inner Oscar Fish Expert: Learn the Ins and Outs of Care, Keeping, Feeding, and Breeding!”

Oscar fish care - mated oscars with offspring

Pictured above: Mated oscar pair with fry (swimming around the tiger oscar).

The Best Goldfish Care Guide for Beginners and Experts W/ 23 Pictures

Zebrafish, Zebra Danio Care – What to feed, how to breed, tank setup

zebra danio in a planted aquarium

Angelfish Care For Beginners and Experts – Master: Feeding, Breeding & More…

Koi Angelfish

Tiger Barb Care Mastery:

An Exotic Fish From The Tropical Eastern Asia Island of Sumatra

Tiger Barbs picture 6

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How To Care For Freshwater Shrimp

Super red cardinal shrimp

8 Exotic Looking, But Affordable, Aquarium Fishes

Bump head fish, red

Frontosa Fish – Large African Cichlid


The 5 meanest, most dangerous freshwater aquarium fish (Freshwater Apex Predators)

caiman - an oscar predator  

This is about the only South American predator that can take on these bad boys.

Easy is probably not an option with most of these aquarium fish. Expensive, exciting, weird, scary are the real options.

Enter at your own risk and don't put your hand in the water.

The Best Freshwater Aquarium Fish for Beginners in 2024

5 of the best freshwater fish - beginners.

“You can do the math; population control is a must. The bad news is that guppies rarely eat their offspring. You will want a predator fish, like an angelfish, in with your guppies to keep the numbers down.”

Farlowella Catfish

An Exotic Plecostomus: 7 Crucial Facts

farlowella catfish

Panda Corydora Catfish – Ridiculously Cute

panda cory

The Ultimate Guide to Chinese Algae Eaters: Care, Size, Lifespan, and More

chinese algae eater


The 20 Best Freshwater Aquarium Fish For Beginners (With Pictures)

Angelfish in a planted aquarium

Caring for Green Neon Tetras

green neon tetra fish

Growing Rosette Sword Plants In Your Aquarium

Aquarium plant Rosette Sword

 Question: How do I grow a large, healthy Rosette Sword in my aquarium?

Tank size: I would recommend at least a 30 gallon tank. A smaller tank as is often recommened is just not going to show off this beautiful plant to the fullest. 

How To Care For Your Guppies - 21 Pictures, A Bonus Article, & A Guppy Care Print Out