Yellow Lepturus Cichlid (Buccochromis rhoadesii)

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Yellow Lepturus Cichlid

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Yellow Lepturus Cichlid

Buccochromis rhoadesii

Moderate

sg

Freshwater

pH

7.5 - 8.3

[[Minimum temperature::24 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::26 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

10-25 °d

1:2 M:F

Carnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

5-8 years

Family

Cichlidae



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Additional names

Yellow Lepturus Cichlid

Additional scientific names

Cyrtocara rhoadesii, Buccochromis rhoadesi, Haplochromis rhoadesii, Paratilapia rhoadesii


Origin

Africa: Endemic to Lake Malawi.

Sexing

Males change from yellow head to mostly blue. Male's larger.

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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