Overview Aqueon Mini Cichlid Pellets are formulated so that fish utilize more of what they eat, creating less waste, and it won’t cloud water if fed as directed. These foods contain only natural ingredients and contain no artificial colors. They have been developed using algae and vegetative matter to cater to the nutritional needs of primarily herbivorous species. Natural pigments help to bring out the natural colors in your fish. Added vitamins, minerals and trace nutrients increase the vitality of your fish and boost immunity.