These are aquarium raised F1-F2 juvenile; it is a very colorful small cichlid originally from lake Tanganyika Africa. It is not a common cichlid in aquarium hobby. Very easy to care for fish, It is mostly a rock dwelling fish which enjoy clean waters and plenty of hiding places. It is not a picky eater,will eat a variety of prepared foods. It is not known to be very too aggressive, but should be careful when putting together in a community of other aquarium cichlids. This is an active fish, and will display well in an aquarium with other fish. Neolamprologus Heliantus can grow up to 4 inches. Does well in water Ph of 7 - 9 and Temp of 78-84 F is recommended. The breeding coloration is what hobbyist is trying to achieve. This fish is mostly orange in color and has small blue spangling scale throughout its body. The fins are a deep orange in color. Thet will pair up with age and breed easily in an aquarium they have places to hide in.
Aquarium bred and raised
Purchase Size: 1.5"