How big do albino zebra cichlids get?
Albino Red Top Zebra Cichlids are maternal mouthbrooders. If conditions are suitable, these fish will breed quite easily. Males and females can be slightly difficult to tell apart depending on the strain. Albino zebras will be sexually mature at around 7.5cm….African Cichlid – Albino Red Top Zebra – 10cm.
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Are albino cichlids aggressive?
Albino zebras are one of the more peaceful mbunas, but it certainly does not mean they can be kept in peaceful community aquariums. They are aggressive and do best in large tanks with other mbuna species.
How big do yellow zebra cichlids get?
They require quite hard water with a pH of 8.0 – 9.0 and will do good with a temperature between 72 – 82°F (22-28°C) The zebra cichlids adult size is 6 inches (15 cm) and they normally live for about 5 – 10 years in captivity.
How do you tell the difference between a male and female red zebra cichlid?
In most cichlid species, male fish have pointed dorsal and anal fins, with female’s fins being rounder. While only female blood red parrot cichlids have rounded fins, a few females will have pointed fins like a male.
How big do Snow White cichlids get?
Maximum Size: In aquariums this fish can grow to be about 5″ long, including their tails, which makes it one of the biggest Mbuna Cichlids. Behaviors: Snow White Socolofi Mbunas are usually very aggressive fish and from time to time males have long energetic battles.
Are zebra cichlids aggressive?
Red Zebra Cichlids are not so much aggressive as they are territorial. In fact, they are on the more peaceful side when it comes to other Cichlids. They are territorial, and if not given adequate space, they will bully and harass other fish in their aquarium sometimes to death.
What are OB cichlids?
OB is a term used for Malawi Cichlids with unique spotted patterns. It originated when a male Aulonocara was crossed with a female Mbuna. The OB gene occurs naturally in Mbunas, but was introduced to Peacocks and Haps by selective breeding. Much in the same way as dog breeds were created.
How big do albino African cichlids get?
African Cichlid – Snow White , Albino Pindani (Pseudotropheus socolofi “Albino”) – 3-4cm.
Do female zebra cichlids have egg spots?
Female red zebra cichlids have 0-3 egg spots. Male red zebra cichlids are more aggressive. They’re usually seen chasing other fish.
How many cichlids can I put in a 55 gallon tank?
A 55 gallon tank can house up to 15 African cichlids depending on species, maximum size and temperament.