The Jaguar Cichlid, is a beautifully marked cichlid. Young Managuense Cichlids are dull silver/gold with spots running along their bodies. As they mature the dullness is even greater, until sexually mature when drab blotches become darker, eventually turning black with an irregular pattern like that of the jaguar cat. The background color is pearly with a light purple cast.
|Scientific Name:||Parachromis managuense|
|Minimum Tank Size:||50 gallons|
|Water Conditions:||73-77° F, KH 10-15, pH 7.0-7.8|
|Max. Size:||1' 6"|
|Color Form:||Black, White, Yellow|
|Origin:||Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua|
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