Thursday, October 20, 2016

Nimbochromis Venustus [MALAWI CICHLIDS]


General Specifications

Latin Name: Nimbochromis Venustus
Geographic Origin: Malawi Lake
Living Area: Deep sandy areas.
Nutrition Format: Carnivorous
Behavior: Aggressive
Behavior to Their Type: Aggressive
Swimming Level: Bottom
Gender Discrimination: Men are having more bright and vibrant colors also greater than females.


Females keep between 60 - 120 in their mount. If the condition is good they can be productive when they reach to 1,5 old. 

Living Medium

Temperature: 25 ° C - 26 ° C
Maximum Sizes: 25 cm.
Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 350 liters.
Water Hardness: 10-18 ° dH
pH: 7.2 - 8.8

General Comments: They are predator fish in their nature. They hunt other cichlids. It will be healty, feeding as a colony which consist of 6 - 8 member with in the 400 liters or more capacity aquarium.