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Yellow Regal African Cichlid

Scientific Name: Aulonocara baenschi
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About the Yellow Regal African Cichlid

Species Type: Freshwater Fish
Category: Cichlids

Care Level: Easy. Does well in a slightly more narrow range of water parameters and shouldn't be used to cycle an aquarium. Will eat most prepared foods. May have some specific care requirements in terms of particular water parameters, social behaviors, food items etc.

Origin: Africa, Lake Malawi

Compatibility/Temperament: 2

Description

A beatiful mouth brooder that is easily cared for,and not overly aggresive when spawning. Males develop yellow throughout the head, and females are grey/brown.

Yellow Regal African Cichlid Diet

Quality cichlid flake/pellet food, frozen and live brine shrimp, krill or mysis in the aquarium environment. OMNIVORE

Size

Ideal water parameters for Yellow Regal African Cichlid

The Yellow Regal African Cichlid should be kept in an aquarium with the temperature ranging from 73 to 81 degrees Fahrenheit, and a Ph of around 8.


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