White Convict Cichlid - Amatitlania Nigrofaciata 3.5cm
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WHITE CONVICT CICHLIDS - 3.5CM
The Convict Cichlid has a stocky oval disk shape, with pointed anal and dorsal fins. This is one of the smaller Central American cichlids, with the males only reaching 5 - 6" (13 -15 cm) in length and females a bit less at 3 - 4" (8 -10 cm). They are also very deep bodied so it's easy to underestimate their actual size. They have a general life span of 8 - 10 years, though there have been reports of individuals living up to 20 years.
With in-line breeding there are now several color varieties. The Pink Convict Cichlid or White Convict Cichlid are pseudo-albino varieties that are pink and cream, and lack the characteristic vertical bars. The coloring of the male is monotone while the female will have an orangey patch on the stomach.
- 1 x Covict Cichlid 3.5cm
- Species - Amatitlania Nigrofaciata (white)
- Common Name - White Convict, Albino Convict, Pink Convict
- Mature Adult Size - 5"
- Origin - Central America
- Diet - Omnivore
- PH Range - 6.0 -8
- Temperature Range 23Â°c - 28Â°c
- Water Type - Soft Acidic
- Breed Type - Egg Depositor
- Size - 3.5cm
- Sex - Un-sexed
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