Altolamprologus calvus


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SKU: Altolamprologus calvus "Kipili Zebra" TR SM Categories: ,

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Altolamprologus calvus
Origin: Lake Tanganyika, Africa
Geographic Range: Eastern shoreline of Lake Tanganyika
Diet: Carnivore; Accepts high-quality pellets, live or frozen foods such as brine shrimp and small crustaceans.
Average Adult Size: Approximately 6 inches (15 cm)
Minimum Tank Size: 30 gallons for a pair, larger for a community
Temperament: Territorial; maintain in pairs or a single-species tank

Recommended Water Parameters:

pH: 7.8-8.6
Temp: 74-82°F (23-28°C)
Hardness: 10-20 dGH
Ammonia: 0ppm
Nitrite: 0ppm
Nitrate: Under 30ppm

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