African Cichlids

African Cichlids for Sale

Malawi Cichlids, also known as African Cichlids fish, are extremely colourful fish and will certainly stand out in any aquarium they are in. At Fish World Aquarium, we offer a great range of African Cichlids for sale. This stunning species originates from Lake Malawi, one of the three great lakes in East Africa, and is considered to be one of the hardiest fish to keep, with lifespans of up to 15 years.

African Cichlids fish come in a wide variety of different colours and patterns, including:

  • Albino Afra
  • Albino Peacock
  • Benga Peacock
  • Blue Dolphin
  • Blue Peacock
  • Cobalt Blue
  • Demasoni
  • Dragon Blood Peacock
  • Electric Blue Females
  • Electric Yellow
  • Hongi
  • Iceberg White Knights
  • Jacobfriebergi Peacock
  • Kadango Red
  • Kadango Red
  • Kribensis
  • Maingano
  • Malawi Eyebiter
  • Marble Peacock
  • Pulpican
  • Red Empress
  • Red Forrest Jewel
  • Red Peacock
  • Red Zebra
  • Star Sapphire
  • Stuartgranti Peacock
  • Sulphur Crest Peacock
  • Sunset Hap
  • Sunshin Peacock
  • Yellow Tail Ace

Malawi Cichlid Care Instructions

Malawi Cichlids fish require an intermediate level of care, making them a good option for more experienced fish keepers. There are several special care instructions that need to be followed:

  • The tank must be a minimum of 136 litres, and a rocky tank set up is recommended
  • The water temperature should be maintained between 23-29°C
  • The type of diet fed will depend on the specific species, but typically includes plants, insects or meat
  • Cleaning the tank and changing the water is required every 1 to 2 weeks to keep nitrate levels low

Whether you’re after African Peacock Cichlids or a Sulphur Head Cichlid, we’ve got you covered. For in-depth information and advice about keeping live African Cichlids, reach out to the team at Fish World Aquarium. Get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable team today by calling (03) 9794 0263, or send us a message online for a prompt and informative response.

Disclaimer: Prices and availability of products are subject to change without notice.