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CYPHOTILAPIA FRONTOSA KAVALLA

by Jannie Hoang
CYPHOTILAPIA FRONTOSA KAVALLA

Keeping Snapshot

Difficulty: Intermediate
Max Growth Size: 40 cm
Temperament: Peaceful, but will eat small fish.

 

Preferred Water Parameters

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

 

Range

Africa: Lake Tanganyika

 

Reproduction

Mouthbrooder, females incubate the eggs in their mouth until the fry are free-swimming.

 

Feeding

Carnivorous. Eats all normal foods, including small fishes.

 

Additional Comments

Needs hiding places. Best kept in a group with 5-6 specimens. Exists in several geographical variants.

 

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by Jannie Hoang

Disclaimer : The information provided here is of a general nature only. There are site specific factors that are not addressed here that may also affect the health and well being of your fish, as such Coburg Aquarium will not be held liable for the performance of your fish.