The Flower-Horn species of fish is not a natural fish species. They are the hybrid result of cross-breeding a variety of American cichlids.
These fish are popular in the south of Asia and, recently, have become popular in other parts of the world. The main reason for the excitement and enthusiasm regarding this fish is the Chinese belief that whomever owns the Flower-Horn fish will have prosperity in their business, good health and a long life.
The fish has a prominent protrusion on its head, and it is said that in its shape it is reminiscent of the god that is responsible for long life; there are those who claim that the protrusion is reminiscent of the heads of the famous warriors of the “Shaolin” temple in China.

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