Neolamprologus brevis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Tanganyika where it lives in snail shells, primarily of the genus Neothauma. It feeds is on plankton. This species can reach a length of 2.5 in. The males are much larger than the females and can be identified even at a young age.
Fish size: 1.5-2.5″
Min tank size: 20 Gallons