Ctenochromis horei


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SKU: Ctenochromis horei TR MD Categories: ,

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Geographic Range: Lake Tanganyika, Africa
Diet: Omnivorous; feeds on invertebrates, small fish, and plant matter.
Average Adult Size: 5-6 inches
Preferred Water Parameters: pH 7.8-9.0, Temperature 75-82°F
Minimum Tank Size: 55 gallons
Acceptable Tank Mates: Other Tanganyikan cichlids and similarly sized fish that can thrive in similar water conditions. Avoid overly aggressive species. Provide plenty of hiding spots with rocks and caves to reduce territorial aggression.

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