Macmaster's Dwarf Cichlid Tropical Fish InformationApistogramma macmasteri
Behaviour Peaceful but territorial, males will squabble
Typical size 6cm
Max size 7cm
Tank Area Bottom, middle
Min Tank Size 60cm
Temp Min: 23℃ Max: 30℃
Feeding Flake, frozen, live foods
pH Range 5.5-7
Macmaster's Dwarf Cichlid (Apistogramma macmasteri)
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As with many other dwarf cichlids, the Macmaster's Dwarf Cichlid exhibits highly appealing patterning and colour that makes it an attractive fish for the aquarist. Although males can be territorial and both males and females are aggressive whilst breeding, in general the fish are peaceful and can be kept in a community without timid fish. Keep pairs or more females than males in aquariums with a sandy or fine bottom and plenty of hiding spots amongst caves, wood, and plants. Soft to medium water only.
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