Offering Lake Victorian cichlids
for sale on a regular basis. These cichlids are imported from Lake Victoria Africa. New cichlids are offered for sale daily with different species available. The biodiversity of Lake Victoria
is enormous especially considering it is inhabited by over 500 species of fish with some ninety percent of them being cichlids which belong to the genus Haplochromis
. A recent theory suggests the physics of light penetration in the lake contributed to the cichlid speciation through the action of sexual selection in Lake Victoria.
These cichlids have evolved into a multitude of roles relative to how the eat and behave. Many of these cichlids are broken into categories such as insect eaters, snail crushers or scale scrapers, leaf choppers and ambush predators. More than anything else Lake Victorian cichlids are colorful to say the least. There is a fascinating article called Debating the fastest evolution on record
. Lake Victoria was known to be one of the most diverse fish environments on earth where these cichlids which are endemic to the lake exploited all of the sources of food available such as detritus, zooplankton and phytoplankton.