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ALTOLAMPROLOGUS COMPRESSICEPS -GOLD HEAD

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ALTOLAMPROLOGUS COMPRESSICEPS -GOLD HEAD

Keeping Snapshot

Difficulty: Intermediate
Max Growth Size: 16 cm
Temperament: Territorial, keep with Rift Lake Cichlids.

 

Preferred Water Parameters

Temperature: 23-27 degrees celsius
pH Level: 7.8-9.0
General Hardness: Hard

 

Range

Africa: Lake Tanganyika

 

Reproduction

Substrate (cave) spawner, defends eggs and fry.

 

Feeding

Carnivorous. Eats all normal foods.

 

Additional Comments

Having a very compressed body allows this unusual looking predator access narrow cracks and caves where it feeds upon crustaceans and small fish. Slow growing, provide rocky habitat.

 

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