ikari Cichlid Staple is an economical daily feed for cichlids as well as other large tropical fish, designed to provide a balanced diet. Crafted to maintain and support fish health, Hikari Cichlid Staple is high in stabilized vitamin-C, promoting resistance to stress and immunity to infectious disease. If you're looking for the best diet for your pet and pocketbook, this is it! Floating pellets allow for easy monitoring of the rate at which food is consumed, which helps eliminate over-feeding while reducing water quality problems. This feed will not cloud water, and is great for clean and healthy tanks.