T-Bar / Sajica Cichlid
Behaviour Territorial, pair-forming, relatively peaceful
Typical size 13cm
Max size 15cm
Tank Area Middle, bottom
Min Tank Size 90cm
Temp Min: 23℃ Max: 28℃
Feeding Flake, pellet, dried, frozen, live foods
pH Range 6.5-8
Hardness s,m,h
T-Bar / Sajica Cichlid Archocentrus sajica
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T-Bar / Sajica Cichlid

Archocentrus sajica

The T-Bar Cichlid is an attractive Central American Cichlid which will do well in a community of other medium sized cichlids. The fish are relatively peaceful although will be territorial during breeding. The aquarium should contain a sandy or rounded gravel substrate, hiding spots and caves, and a few hardy plants. The males will grow significantly larger than females and will develop a forehead hump. T-Bar cichlids are closely related to Convict cichlids and the two may interbreed, so should not be kept together.

Family Cichlidae (Cichlids) | Synonyms Cichlasoma sajica | Origin Central America; Costa Rica | Breeding Cave spawner | Natural Water Conditions pH 7, medium | Natural Habitat Rivers with gravel bottoms and moderate flow | Sexing Males are significantly larger and have pointed anal and dorsal fins

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