Devils Hole Pupfish – Habitat, Care, Feeding, Tank Size, Breeding

Devils Hole Pupfish – Habitat, Care, Feeding, Tank Size, Breeding
A presidential proclamation in 1952 declared the devils hole a section of the Death Valley National Monument. This monument was in 1994 renamed the Death Valley National Park. In the dry, cracked earth of this national park, there are several creeks and springs. Here, scientists discovered a pupfish species in…

Death Valley Pupfish – Habitat, Care, Feeding, Tank Size, Breeding

Death Valley Pupfish – Habitat, Care, Feeding, Tank Size, Breeding
The silver-colored pupfish have evolved over the years and have learned to adapt to change. Once thriving in the streams and lakes that filled Death Valley over 250 million years ago, this fish got stranded in some few springs as major streams dried up. Due to being stranded in isolated…

American Flagfish – Habitat, Care, Feeding, Tank Size, Breeding

American Flagfish – Habitat, Care, Feeding, Tank Size, Breeding
The American flagfish is among the few American pupfishes, and it belongs to the Cyprinodontidae family. It grows to about 2 inches (5-6 cm), and it has a colorful and bulldog-like body. The American Flagfish is extremely colorful and peaceful fish. The fish is native to Florida which contributes significantly…