Pelvicachromis pulcherKeeping Snapshot:
- Difficulty: Beginner
- Max Growth Size: 9 cm
- Temperament: Peaceful, territorial when breeding.
- Check compatibility with other species here
- Water Temperature: 22-27 degrees celsius
- pH Level: 6.5-7.5
- General Hardness: Soft
Range: West Africa: Eastern Benin and Nigeria, Western Cameroon
Reproduction: Spawns in a cave, eggs and fry guarded by the parents. Easily bred and fry are easy to raise.
Feeding: Omnivorous. Eats all normal foods.
Additional Comments: Pairing fish. Needs hiding places. Good beginner's cichlid, adults are normally very good parents, Kribensis are an excellent choice for anyone wanting to keep a colourful Cichlid and observe their fascinating parental care.