Pearl Cichlid Tropical Fish InformationGeophagus brasiliensis
Typical size 18cm
Max size 25cm
Tank Area Bottom
Min Tank Size 120cm
Temp Min: 20℃ Max: 25℃
Feeding Flake, dried, frozen, live, meaty foods
pH Range 6-8.5
Pearl Cichlid (Geophagus brasiliensis)
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The Pearl Cichlid is a handsome fish, but it is also territorial and prone to digging up substrate. Territorial behaivour is directed towards other individuals of the same or similar species but the fish can be mixed well with other robust fish of a similar size. Provide a few hiding spots and avoid using all but the most robust plant species. Occasional meaty foods will improve health.
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