Geophagus Abalios (Geophagus cf. abalios) is a beautiful and unique cichlid species found in South America from the surinamensis group. They are typically brown or gray in color with hints of blue and green. They have a deep and rounded body shape with elongated fins. Geophagus Abalios is a peaceful and social fish that prefers to live in groups. They enjoy having caves or driftwood, and will rearrange the substrate to make their own homes. They are known for their digging behavior, which can sometimes be destructive to plants and other decor in the aquarium.
- SOLD SIZE: 1.5"-2"
- Origin: South America
- Max size: 6 inches
- Recommended tank size: 40 gallons
- Water temperature: 75-82°F
- Temperament: Peaceful and social
- Diet: Omnivorous, with a preference for live or frozen foods
- Lifespan: 8-10 years