AMAZONAS - Sumer Tiwari

Peanut Beetle Larvae—the easiest and most nutritious live food?

Sumer Tiwari shares his experiences raising peanut beetle (Ulomoides dermestoides) larvae as a live food for fish. These larvae have an impressive and rich nutritional profile; the richest nutritional profile seen compared to any other live food available in the hobby. A special excerpt from the January/February 2021 issue of AMAZONAS Magazine.

27 Nov 6:12 PM 0 Read More...

Artificial Incubation of Betta macrostoma Eggs

Betta macrostoma often frustrates breeders by failing to incubate eggs successfully. Sumer Tiwari tries to artificially incubate Betta macrostoma eggs using an egg tumbler. Discover his initial success with this experimental process…

11 Oct 12:38 PM 0 Read More...

VIDEO: Details of Betta macrostoma mating and breeding

Betta macrostoma is an iconic mouthbrooding betta species that presents husbandry and breeding challenges. Sumer Tiwari shares exciting footage of the breeding behavior of Betta macrostoma, and shares his tips and tricks for success with the species.

10 Jul 2:40 PM 5 Read More...

Paracyprichromis nigripinnis: A Thing of Beauty

Sumer Tiwari shares his experience about creating a Lake Tanganyika biotope-like tank where he kept and bred Paracyprichromis nigripinnis.

27 Jul 12:56 PM 1 Read More...

Dario hysginon: Breeding and Husbandry of the Red Melon Dario

Sumer Tiwari describes why he ranks Dario hysginon in the top 5 nano species for a high tech planted aquarium. He has many photos and videos to back up his claim.

26 Dec 7:09 AM 4 Read More...