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post #1 of 5 Old 02-26-2011, 04:13 PM Thread Starter
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Buffalo Head cichlid

Just wondering how many people have buffalo heads. I was lucky and my lfs had some so I had to get them. After doing research and looking around I realized they are pretty hard to find. Just wondering how people accomodate them and how they do. I have my 5 in a 55 gallon with other community fish and they love it.

~~~55 Gallon Community~~~
5 Black Skirt Tetras
4 Tiger Barbs
3 Green Tiger Barbs
2 Albino Tiger Barbs
2 Buffalo Head Chichlids
2 African Dwarf Frogs
1 Sunburst Platy
1 Common Plecostomus (little guy that isnt growing much)

~~~55 Gallon Oscar Tank~~~
2 Tiger Oscars
1 Albino Tiger Oscar
2 Convicts
1 Common Plecostomus
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post #2 of 5 Old 03-17-2011, 09:17 AM
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Apparently you are the only one.


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post #3 of 5 Old 04-11-2011, 06:16 PM
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I just picked up a group of 5 or so juveniles that are all at about an inch and a half.

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post #4 of 5 Old 04-14-2011, 10:13 PM
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Are they South American or African? I've seen them in Cichlid books only.
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post #5 of 5 Old 04-14-2011, 11:52 PM
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Originally Posted by griffk View Post
Are they South American or African? I've seen them in Cichlid books only.
They would be Africans specifically from the Congo.

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