Lobochilotes labiatus


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SKU: Lobochilotes labiatus TR SM Categories: ,

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Geographic Range: Lake Tanganyika, Africa
Diet: Omnivorous; primarily feeds on algae, plant matter, and small invertebrates.
Average Adult Size: 10-12 inches
Preferred Water Parameters: pH 8.0-9.0, Temperature 75-82°F
Minimum Tank Size: 100 gallons
Acceptable Tank Mates: Other large, peaceful to moderately aggressive Tanganyikan cichlids. Provide ample space for swimming and territories with rocks and hiding spots. Avoid keeping with overly aggressive species.

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