Xingu Cichlid (Retroculus xinguensis)
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246 Litres (65 US G.)
20.3-25.4cm (8-10 ")
6.5 - 7.0
27 -30 °C (80.6-86°F)
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Origin[edit | edit source]
- South America: Amazon River basin, in the Xingu and Tapajós River basins.
Environment specifics[edit | edit source]
- This Cichlid prefers shallower and faster flowing water than most. Does well in river biotope set ups. Prefers a mix of fine sand, stones and pebbles as substrate. This fish is sensitive to poor water conditions.
Pictures[edit | edit source]
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- Fishbase (Mirrors: )