Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid 5cm

Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid, also known as Pseudotropheus Acei or Yellow Tail Acei, is a popular freshwater fish among aquarium enthusiasts. These fish are native to the rocky shores of Lake Malawi in East Africa and are known for their striking yellow tail, blue body, and unique personality.

The ideal water temperature for Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid is between 24-28°C. The pH level should be maintained between 7.8-8.6 and the water hardness between 10-18 dGH. These fish prefer a moderate to high water flow rate and require a well-oxygenated environment.

Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid are omnivorous and require a balanced diet that includes both plant and animal-based foods. They can be fed a high-quality pellet or flake food designed specifically for cichlids, supplemented with live or frozen foods such as brine shrimp, bloodworms, or daphnia.

Good Tank Mates:

Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid are generally peaceful fish and can be kept with other cichlids of similar size and temperament. Avoid keeping them with aggressive or territorial fish, as they may become stressed and aggressive themselves. Some good tank mates for Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid include:

  • Electric Yellow Cichlid
  • Red Zebra Cichlid
  • OB Peacock Cichlid
  • Rusty Cichlid
  • Yellow Lab Cichlid

Tank Setup:

Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid prefer a rocky aquarium with plenty of hiding places, as they like to establish their territories and can be territorial towards other fish. A sand substrate is recommended, as they like to sift through the sand in search of food. Decorate the tank with rocks, caves, and driftwood to create hiding places and territories. The tank should be at least 55 gallons in size to accommodate a group of Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid.

In conclusion, Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid is a beautiful and peaceful freshwater fish that can be kept in a community aquarium with other cichlids of similar size and temperament. They require a well-oxygenated environment with moderate to high water flow, a balanced diet that includes both plant and animal-based foods, and a rocky aquarium with plenty of hiding places. With proper care, Acei Yellow Tail Msuli Point Cichlid can live for up to 8 years in captivity.



  • 1 x Pseudotropheus Acei Msuli Point - Yellow Tail Acei 5cm

DOA Policy for Live Fish shipping

At Aquaholics, we place utmost importance on the careful shipping of live fish to ensure their safe arrival. Our commitment to quality includes taking various measures during transit. Each fish bag is infused with medical-grade oxygen and an ammonia-neutralizing solution. In colder periods, we also utilize heat packs to maintain optimal temperatures. However, we understand that unforeseen circumstances can sometimes lead to unfortunate outcomes. To provide you with peace of mind, we have implemented a Dead-on Arrival (DOA) policy that ensures you are covered in such situations.


  1. Owner's Presence: It is essential for the owner or an authorised representative to be available at the provided shipping address to receive the fish. If no one is available, the courier will leave your parcel in a safe space as all fish orders are shipped ATL.
  2. Shipping Address: Please provide a valid street address for shipping. Ensure the address is accurate and complete to avoid any delivery issues.
  3. Reporting DOA: If you receive a fish that is dead on arrival, please notify us promptly. Within 2 hours of receiving the fish, send an email to our customer support team. Include the following details in your email:
    • Name: Your full name
    • Order Number: The unique order number associated with your purchase
    • DOA Fish Picture: Attach a clear picture of the deceased fish

Terms and Conditions:

  1. Timely Notification: Please make your DOA claim within 2 hours of receiving the fish. Claims submitted after this timeframe will not be eligible for compensation.
  2. Proper Documentation: Ensure that your email includes accurate and complete information, including your name, order number, email, and a clear picture of the deceased fish. Incomplete or inaccurate information may delay the processing of your claim.
  3. Verification: Our customer support team will review the provided information to verify the DOA claim. Once the claim is validated, we will proceed with the appropriate compensation.
  4. Compensation Options: In the event of a DOA, we offer two compensation options: a) Store Credit: You will receive a store credit equal to the value of the deceased fish, which can be used for future purchases. b) Refund: We can issue a refund for the value of the deceased fish, processed through the original payment method used for the purchase.
  5. Shipping Costs: Please note that shipping costs are non-refundable unless the entire order is considered a DOA.
  6. Conditions Apply: Our DOA policy covers only fish that are dead upon arrival. It does not apply to fish that perish after successful delivery and acclimation to their new environment.

We are committed to providing the best possible experience for our customers and ensuring the well-being of our live fish. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our DOA policy, don't hesitate to get in touch with our customer support team at [email protected] , and we will be glad to assist you.



Note: The terms and conditions outlined in this DOA policy are subject to change without prior notice. We recommend reviewing the most up-to-date policy on our website or contacting our customer support team for any updates.

Thank you again for allowing us on your aqaurium journey.


Jesse Elstak


  • Species - Pseudotropheus Acei Msuli Point
  • Common Name - Yellow Tail Acei
  • Mature Adult Size - 6"
  • Origin - Lake Malawi
  • PH Range - 7.2 -8.0
  • Tempreature Range 24°c - 28°c
  • Water Type - Hard Alkaline
  • Temperature - Tropical 24 - 28
  • Breed Type - Mouthbrooder
  • Size - 5cm
  • Sex - Unsexed


Barcode # 642889756564
Brand Live Fish
Shipping Weight 0.1000kg
Shipping Width 0.100m
Shipping Height 0.100m
Shipping Length 0.100m


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