Origin and Habitat:
Africa, Lake Malawi
Chilumba Cichlid Diet
Vegetable based flake food, small Malawi cichlid pellets, high protein diets should be avoided.
Water parameters for Chilumba Cichlid
The Chilumba Cichlid should be kept in an aquarium with the temperature ranging from 72 to 79 degrees Fahrenheit, and a Ph of around 8.5.
Peaceful fish when young or alone or in a community tank. Males my fight for dominance but injuries seldom result. Males are spelndid blue while females are drab gray with vertical brown stripes.