View 4 Animal Stories on Dogtooth Cichlid. Latest Reader Comment - See More. Get directions. Click here to read more about breeding mouthbrooders. Prices vary depending on whether they are male, female, or juvenile, and on location. Our fish and our customers are treated with the best of care, and we work energetically everyday to make sure every customer enjoys their new fishy friends. Provide lots of passageways and caves formed with piles of rocks, but be sure to stabilized the rocks on the bottom glass of the tank. A minimum 26 gallons would be needed for a pair. They occur in the Africa rift lake area and are endemic to Lake Malawi. They all arrived alive and appeared to be healthy.
This is a dwarf mbuna from Cobue, Mozambique. Different afras from different locations look quite different from each other. The cobue male is quite colorful with.
Cynotilapia afra Cobue or Orange Back, are native to Lake Malawi. I obtained a trio (two males and a female) from another member of HCCC about years.
Of course, being a Lake Malawi cichlid, they like hard, alkaline water and a "Mozambique Cobue" and one male and three females of Aulonocara sp. and carry anywhere from eggs, but the longer you let the female brood, the longer.
Some Dogtooth Cichlid females in certain color morphs are just as spectacular as the males, such as the 'Mbweca' female.
Video: Aulonocara cobue profile by gottex Aulonocara stuartgranti (Cobue)
The front part of these fins are soft and perfect for precise positions and effortless movements in the water as opposed to fast swimming. This feature is shared by saltwater damselfish and cichlids are thought to be closely related. Click here to learn more about using Lava Rocks in aquariums.
Cichlids have one nostril on each side while other fish have 2 sets.
Origin: Clown Afra Cobue are Mbunas, which is a large family of Cichlid fish Maximum Size: In aquariums Clown Afra Cobue can grow to. because the males change color and become a very vibrant, while the female usually stays a duller.
It can be kept with Malawi Cichlids of similar size or larger, though larger fish shouldn't be aggressive.
Females are drabber and also have the ability to lose or show their vertical bars.
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Smaller sized pellets when they're smallish, and larger sized pellets when they're bigger. Avoid cross breeding with similar cichlids to keep the strains pure. Aquarium Setup The streams that flow into Lake Malawi have a high mineral content.
The front part of these fins are soft and perfect for precise positions and effortless movements in the water as opposed to fast swimming.