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Grant's Peacock Cichlid

Scientific Name: Aulonocara stuartgranti

About the Grant's Peacock Cichlid

Species Type: Freshwater Fish
Category: Cichlids

Care Level: DifficultThis fish may have multiple properties that make a fish moderately difficult to care for and is therefore only recommended to experienced fishkeepers who have had success in dealing with species that may have particular care requirements.

Origin: Africa, Lake Malawi

Compatibility/Temperament: 2


A Moderately peaceful cichlid that does well in community tanks. Males my fight over territory but injuries are unlikely. Females are drab gray with vertical brown stripes

Grant's Peacock Cichlid Diet

Vegetable based flake food, small malawi cichlid pellets, avoid high protein diets CARNIVORE


Ideal water parameters for Grant's Peacock Cichlid

The Grant's Peacock Cichlid should be kept in an aquarium with the temperature ranging from 72 to 79 degrees Fahrenheit, and a Ph of around 7.7.

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