Paratilapiapolleni 15-17cm


If there is one genus of cichlid sure to dazzle, it has to be Paratilapia from Madagascar. Large, resplendent in colour and demeanour they are hardy, unusual and sure to earn a place in the heart of any keeper. Paratilapia are the most widespread genus of cichlid in Madagascar and once found throughout the island. Today they are less common but still extant in the north-west and north-east, and along the entire east coast. There are also relic populations in the Central Massif and in pockets of the south-east.




  • 1x Paratilapia polleni
  • Scientific Name : Paratilapia polleni
  • Common Names : Polleni Cihlid
  • Mature Size : 28 cm,
  • pH : 5.0 - 7.0 (but can be higher.)
  • Temperature : 17°C - 28°C
  • Origin / Habitat : Island Madagascar
  • Temperament / Behavior : Peaceful but might get aggressive when breeding
  • Sex - Male
Barcode # 642890000000
Brand Live Fish
Shipping Weight 1.0000kg
Shipping Width 0.100m
Shipping Height 0.100m
Shipping Length 0.100m

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