Cichlid Fish: Characteristics, types, care and more

Cichlid Fish belong to the family Cichlidae in the order Cichliformes. Cichlids were traditionally classified in a suborder, Labroidei, along with the wrasses (Labridae), in the order Perciformes [...]

Ragged finned firefish: Characteristics, habitat, care and more

  The Ragged finned firefish, Spotfin Lionfish or Pterois antennata in scientific terms is part of the family scorpaenidae, whose name is due to its poisonous properties, being considered [...]

Teleost fish: Characteristics, types, reproduction and more…..

The category of teleost fish gathers all those who are part of the three infraraclasses  of the Teleostei, which in turn belong to the Actinopterygii class. “It includes [...]

Atlantic Wolffish: Characteristics, habitat, related species and more….

The Atlantic Wolffish is one of the many fish  that take their name from other animals that keep a certain resemblance with them or share common characteristics. Let’s [...]

Bat Fish: Types, characteristics, care and more……

There are two types of bat fish, those belonging to the family Ogcocephalidae and the members of the Ephippidae family. Although batfishes are taken regularly in commercial fishing [...]

Blue Fish : Characteristics, habitat, reproduction and more….

The blue fish also called tailor or snapper, is the only member of the family Pomatomidae (order Perciformes). Learn why he is one of the favorite fish by [...]

Butterfly fish: Characteristics, types, habitat and more….

The Chaetodontidae family or butterfly fish are a group of conspicuous marine tropical fish. Found mostly in Atlantic, Indian and Pacific reefs, they are somewhat small, 12 to [...]

Totoaba fish: Characteristics, habitat, threats and more….

The totoaba or totuava (Totoaba macdonaldi) is a species of marine fish, a very large member of the drum family Sciaenidae that is endemic to the Gulf of [...]

Lizard fish: Characteristics, types, reproduction and more…

The lizard fish or California Lizardfish fish are members of the Synodontidae family which in turn is also part of the Aulopiformes order. These creatures belong to the [...]

Blood parrot cichlid: Characteristics, care , reproduction and more….

Today you will know a species of fish very controversial to the liking of some and totally unpleasant for others. The latter is not due to the fish [...]