Pelvicachromis taeniatus (Nigerian Red)

Pelvicachromis taeniatus (Nigerian Red)

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The Pelvicachromis taeniatus 'Nigerian red' is a beautiful and peaceful fish - although of course no other fish is allowed to near the fry. They stay mainly at the bottom and thrive in a planted tank with fine gravel and lots of hiding places.


Scientific Name: Pelvicachromis taeniatus
Minimum Tank Size: 25 US Gallons
Care Level: Easy
Temperament: Peaceful
Water Conditions: 23 -28 °C (73.4-82.4°F), pH 6.0 - 8.0
Max. Size: 7-8 cm (2.8-3.1")
Color Form:
Diet: Omnivore
Origin: Africa
Family: Cichlidae


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