Please Note: Livestock and Live Plants cannot be shipped to WA and TAS due to State Restrictions. All other states are OK.
200L is the minimum tank size you should consider. Depending on group size, a larger tank may be needed. Browse Aquarium Tank Selection here.
Geophagus Rio Tapojo love living in large groups. They are generally peaceful and can also compatible with most America cichlids, larger ters and catfish. Possible tank mates includes:
Coburg Aquarium, specialised in different species of live fish
Natural omnivores, Geophagus Rio Tapojo Cichlids appreciate a diet with lots of variety. Cichlid Fish Food can be ：
Excellent filtration is essential for the Cichlid tank. The best filtration set up is a combination of external canister filters and/or a sump system. Here are some great brands to consider:
Geophagus Rio Tapojo Cichlids have digging behavior. So live aquarium plants that attach to driftwood and rocks, or potted plants are recommended, like Anubias on Driftwood, Aquarium Plants in pot. Check our Live Aquarium Plants here.
To mimic Geophagus Rio Tapojo's nature inbaitate. Rocks, Tree Roots, Driftwood, Pipe, and even clay pots are all good choices. Ornaments for your tank:
Fine gravel and sand are ideal substrates. A variety of Substrates are available at Coburg Aquarium.
Our design team enables us to create the tank you desire, install your tank where you wish to and provide a maintenance service to ensure everything runs smoothly. We can create almost any aquarium from the small home aquarium to large commercial aquariums. Please contact us if you need any custom tank services.