Friday, October 28, 2016

Champsochromis Spilorhynchus [Malawi Chiclid]


General Specifications

Latin Name: Champsochromis spilorhynchus
Geographic Origin: They are spread over a wide area of Lake Malawi.
Living Area: Shallow, sediment-rich areas.
Nutrition Format: Carnivorous
Behavior: Moderate aggressive
Behavior to Their Type: Aggressive
Swimming Level: Bottom-Medium
Gender Discrimination: Males are larger than females have red anal fin with blue colors.


They do incubators in the mouth.

Living Medium

Temperature: 24 ° C - 26 ° C
Maximum Sizes: 40 cm.
Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 400 liters
Water Hardness: 9-15 °
pH: 7.5 - 8.5

General Comments: They fish in large sandy area. They are ruthless and large predators. They should not be in the same aquarium with small fish.