Paratilapia polleni

Paratilapia polleni


Paratilapia polleni


Origin

Endemic to the island of Madagascar. It has a widespread distribution on the island.

Habitat

In nature P. polleni proves itself to be one of the most adaptable cichlids known. It is has been recorded at altitudes of up to 1500m where the water temperature may drop as low as 12°C and in hot springs which can reach 40°C! The water chemistry of thes

Family:Cichlidae
Genus:Paratilapia
Species:polleni
 
Status:In Stock
 
Diet:Omnivore
Sexing:Dimorphic
Breeding:Substrate Spawner
 
Max Size:28 cm
Water Hardness:Neutral
Difficulty:12333
 
TempermentConspecific Temperment
Mildly AgressiveMildly Agressive
 
min Temp °Cmax Temp °C
1728
 
min pHmax pH
6.58.0