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Female African Cichlids

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Kribensis Cichlid
(Pelvicachromis pulcher)
Starting at $4.29
…smaller African Cichlids, and is often referred to as a dwarf Cichlid. The Kribensis Cichlid is ideally kept in a 50-gallon or larger aquarium. Male Kribensis, whether full coloration or albino, are often more attracted to the albino female because of the intense red that the albino female displays…
Gold Sexfasciatus Cichlid
(Neolamprologus sexfasciatus)
Starting at $19.99
The Gold Neolamprologus Sexfasciatus Cichlid originates from the rocky coastal waters of Southern Lake Tanganyika, Africa. This species is one of the larger of the dwarf African cichlids, and attains a maximum size of 6 inches. They have an elongated body shape, and are gold in color with many dark…
Mbuna Mixed Cichlid
(Pseudotropheus sp.)
Starting at $3.29
…setup housing only Mbuna Cichlids creates an impressive display. This setup will be large, well-filtered and have many protected niches for males to claim and defend.For the best spawning results the female to male ratio should be at least three females to one male. The female will spawn on a flat…
Red Zebra Cichlid
(Metriaclima estherae)
Starting at $5.49
…Mbuna Cichlid, and is also called the Zebra Cichlid, Tilapia Zebra, and the False Zebra Mbuna.A bully by nature, without plenty of room, pyramids, rocks and crevasses to establish territory, Red Zebra will torment other tank mates.Most members of the mouth brooding variety of African Cichlids are…
Fuelleborni Cichlid, Marmalade
(Labeotropheus fuelleborni)
Starting at $10.99
…variety of African Cichlids are easily bred while in the aquarium if given the proper tank set-up and excellent water conditions. Matriarchal in family structure, the female first lays up to 60 eggs, which she then scoops into her mouth where they are fertilized. The fry remain in the female's mouth…
Kenyi Cichlid
(Metriaclima lombardoi)
Starting at $4.99
The Kenyi Cichlid, Metriaclima lombardoi, is an aggressive medium sized cichlid that originates from the rocky shores of Lake Malawi in Africa. The female is blue with black bars and the male turns to a yellow color as it matures.The Kenyi Cichlid is ideally kept in a 50 gallon or larger aquarium…
Moorei Cichlid
(Cyrtocara moorii)
Starting at $10.49
Cichlid is a fairly typical member of the Cichlidae family. These powder blue fish make great candidates for the African Cichlid aquarium. The males of the species will develop a large protruding hump on the forehead as the fish matures.The Moorei Cichlid does well with other Lake Malawi cichlids
Nanochromis Cichlid
(Nannochromis sp.)
Starting at $26.99
…Nanochromis Cichlid is more colorful and in times of breeding develops a red coloration on the underbelly area. The ideal setup for the Nanochromis is an aquarium of at least 30 gallons with plenty of plants, rocks, and driftwood for setting up territories and hiding. Unlike other African Cichlids,
Compressiceps Cichlid
(Dimidiochromis compressiceps)
Starting at $12.99
…is a mouth brooder. Most members of the mouth brooding variety of African Cichlids are easily bred while in the aquarium, if given the proper aquarium set-up and water conditions. A small group of 5 to 7 females and one male will provide the optimal breeding opportunities.The Compressiceps…
Acei Cichlid
(Pseudotropheus sp.)
Starting at $7.99
…alkalinity. These Cichlids do not like bright lighting, and the aragonite should ideally be either mixed with or covered by darker gravel to reduce the amount of glare in the aquarium. For the best results in spawning, the males should be kept with at least three females. The female will spawn on a…
Calvus Cichlid
(Altolamprologus calvus)
Starting at $17.49
…Calvus Cichlid is a shell spawner, and breeding is more difficult than most of the cichlids. This is a very slow growing species which may take a few years to reach sexual maturity. At that time, the males are typically larger than the females. Provide plenty empty shells for the female to lay their…
Caudopunctatus Cichlid
(Neolamprologus caudopunctatus)
Starting at $23.99
…the cichlids. This is a very slow growing species which may take a few years to reach sexual maturity. At that time, the males are typically larger than the females, attaining a size of about 3-1/2" compared to 2-1/2" with females. Provide a few inches of sand, and plenty empty shells for the female
Duboisi Cichlid
(Tropheus duboisii)
Starting at $29.99
…or Malawian cichlids. Incorporate plenty of rocks and African driftwood in order to build caves. Provide a sandy bottom of aragonite to maintain the necessary high pH and alkalinity. The Tropheus Duboisi Cichlid is a mouth brooder, and breeding is more difficult than most of the cichlids. This is a…
Electric Blue Cichlid
(Sciaenochromis fryeri)
Starting at $6.99
…Blue African Cichlids larger than three inches will often uproot live plants. The Electric Blue African Cichlid can and probably will be aggressive toward smaller fish.Considered a specialized mouth brooder, eggs of the Electric Blue African Cichlid are fertilized and carried by the female. Within…
Electric Yellow Cichlid
(Labidochromis caeruleus)
Starting at $3.99
…other African Cichlids by its striking electric yellow coloration. It injects an irresistible splash of bold color to the cichlid aquarium. Mature specimens flaunt contrasting horizontal black stripes and vertical bars to provide additional visual interest.The Electric Yellow African Cichlid is also…
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