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TF2YD Stores > Wildwoods > Cichlids - Malawi - Cynotilapia> Red-top Cynotilapia Cynotilapia afra 'Red Top'
Red-top Cynotilapia Cynotilapia afra 'Red Top'
Category: Cichlids - Malawi - Cynotilapia
Price: £7.95 each
Discount: No discounts available
Stock: 15 in stock
These are Cyn. afra 'Fletti'.
Further information can be found below:
|Male or Female||Cannot be sexed|
|Water conditions:||These fish are currently kept in water Ph 7.8 and Neutral|
|Volume Discount:||No discounts available|
Cynotilapia afra 'Red Top' (Red-top Cynotilapia)
Males are dark blue with thick lighter blue bands that become thicker towards the tail. The dorsal fin is reddish-yellow. Females drab in comparison.
Fish information (behaviour and breeding):
A relatively quiet and inoffensive species that fares poorly when kept with more aggressive cichlids. Likes a tank with hiding places and plants for shade. Omnivores, they feed on plankton and algae in the wild but appreciate a variety of foods in captivity. Typical moutbrooder in terms of breeding.
Further fish details are shown below:
|Distribution||Lake Malawi, Africa|
|Size||Relatively small, less than 10 cm|
|Water Parameters||Hard, alkaline water essential|