Databases compiled from the Ministry of Primary Industries list of Tropical fish allowed to be imported into New Zealand.
Freshwater Fish A toH. Freshwater Fish I to Z. Tropical Marine Fish .
Killifish on list Marine Invertebrates. Exotic Reptiles and Amphibians
Synonym Pseudotropheus aurora
This fish is from Africa: Lake Malawi..
Freshwater Territorial best kept with other african cichlids.
Size: 9 cm
Best kept with similar species. Males blue and yellow, females brown.
Min. Tank Size 100 litres.
pH 8.2 - 9.5
Temp. 24 -28 °C
Water Hardness 10 - 30 dh
Diet Omnivore Worms, crustaceans, insects and frozen peas and cichlid algae discs you should offer various frozen, freeze-dried, and pellet foods.