Temperament: Predatory towards fish 5inches and below, Otherwise relatively passive with other larger cichlids
Max Size: 10 inches
Food: Larger pellets, krill, clams/mussels, live foods
Tank Size: 70 gallons or larger
Common names: Malawi Eye Biter
Larger african cichlid species from Lake Malawi. Generally the males of this species are a vibrant or bright blue whereas the females will have a blander or more silver coloration. Ideal for very large aquariums with large tank mates.