Neolamprologus leleupi "Lemon Cichlid"

Neolamprologus leleupi "Lemon Cichlid"

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The Lemon Cichlid Neolamprologus leleupi also known as Leleupi, Orange Leleupi Cichlid, Gold Cichlid, Gold Leleupi Cichlid, and Tanganyikan Lemon Cichlid  is a beautiful African cichlid from Lake Tanganyika with a fairly peaceful demeanor. It is a relatively small cichlid, with males reaching just shy of 4 inches (10 cm) and females being slightly smaller at just 3 1/2 inches (9 cm). With its personality and brilliant coloring it makes a beautiful addition to a mixed species aquarium.


  • Scientific NameNeolamprologus leleupi
  • Minimum Tank Size: 50 gallons
  • Care LevelEasy
  • Temperament: Semi-aggressive
  • Water Conditions: 72-82° F, KH 10-20, pH 7.8-9.0
  • Max. Size: 5" 
  • DietCarnivore
  • OriginSouthern Lake Tanganyika, Africa
  • FamilyCichlidae

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