Gold Severums are fairly peaceful for cichlids. They should, however, be kept with similar-sized fish, as they may pick on smaller, slower moving fish. Ideal tankmates would be similar-sized South American cichlids, plecos and possibly large tetras. The tankmates should nevertheless be big enough not to be regarded as treats. Giant danios, plecos, synodontis, other cichlids, loaches and Mastacembelus often make fine tankmates.
|Scientific Name:||Heros efasciatus|
|Minimum Tank Size:||100 Gallons|
|Water Conditions:||22-29° (72-84°F), pH: 5.5-7.0|
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