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Electric Yellow Cichlids

Scientific Name: labidochromis caeruleus
Family: Cichlidae

About the Electric Yellow Cichlids

Species Type: Freshwater Fish
Category: Cichlids

Care Level: Very Easy. Will tolerate a wide range of water parameters including pH, temperature and hardness. Can tolerate higher nitrate levels than other fish and is hardy enough to withstand the cycling process. Will readily eat prepared foods and has no special care requirements.

Origin: Lake Malawi, Africa

Compatibility/Temperament: The Electric Yellow Cichlids are mildly aggressive and get along fairly well with most tank mates.

Description

Bright yellow in color with black outlining of the fins. It is not overly aggressive and is compatible with many other African Cichlid species.

Electric Yellow Cichlids Diet

Their diet should be consisted mostly of plants, but will eat small crustaceans, insect larvae, and most aquarium food.

Size

The Electric Yellow Cichlid grows to about 4 inches long.

Minimum Tank Suggestion

55 gallon

Ideal water parameters for Electric Yellow Cichlids

The Electric Yellow Cichlids should be kept in an aquarium with the temperature ranging from 75 to 82 degrees Fahrenheit, and a Ph of around 8.1.

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