Yellow Belly Cichlid Tropical Fish InformationCichlasoma salvini
Behaviour Territorial, predatory
Typical size 15cm
Max size 18cm
Tank Area Middle, bottom
Min Tank Size 120cm
Temp Min: 22℃ Max: 30℃
Feeding Flake, dried, frozen, live foods
pH Range 6.5-8.5
Yellow Belly Cichlid (Cichlasoma salvini)
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The Yellow Belly Cichlid is occasionally confused with the much more peaceful Rainbow Cichlid. This fish is predatory and can be quite aggressive so should be carefully mixed with other large, robust fishes. The fish will form pairs, are good parents and will adapt to a wide range of water conditions. Provide hiding spots and open swimming areas
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