Red Shoulder Peacock
Aulonocara hansbaenschi is a moderately sized Peacock cichlid that grows to a length of about 6 inches (15 cm). This is a beautiful fish that has long been commonly known as the African Peacock and Malawi Cichlid. There are a variety of different natural hues creating great combinations of oranges to reds and electric blues.
- Scientific Name: Aulonocara hansbaenschi
- Minimum Tank Size: 55 gal (208 L)
- Care Level: Beginner
- Temperament: Semi-aggressive
- Water Conditions: 73.0 to 84.0° F (22.8 to 28.9° C)
- Max. Size: 5.9 inches (15.01 cm)
- Color Form: Blues, reds and yellows
- Diet: Carnivore
- Origin: Lake Malawi (Africa)
- Family: Cichlidae
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