Malawi Thick-Lipped Cichlid (Abactochromis labrosus)

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Malawi Thick-Lipped Cichlid

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Abactochromis labrosus

208 Litres (55 US G.)

10-12 cm (3.9-4.7")

sg

Freshwater

pH

7.0 - 8.5

23 -26 °C (73.4-78.8°F)

10-15 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Other (See article)

10-12 years

Family

Cichlidae





Additional names

Malawi Thick-Lipped Cichlid

Additional scientific names

Cyrtocara labrosa, Haplochromis labrosus, Melanochromis labrosus


Origin

Endemic to Lake Malawi, Africa, specifically in Mbenji, Likoma and Chisumulu.

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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