Livingstoni Cichlid Hybrid (Nimbochromis livingstoni)

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***Locally Bred***

The Livingstoni Cichlid (Nimbochromis livingstoni) is a species of cichlid native to Lake Malawi in Africa. They are known for their impressive size and striking appearance, making them a popular choice for cichlid enthusiasts. Here are some key details about this species:

  • SOLD SIZE: 3"-4"
  • Origin: Lake Malawi, Africa
  • Max size: Up to 10-12 inches (males are typically larger)
  • Recommended tank size: 75 gallons or larger
  • Water temperature: 75-82°F
  • Temperament: Aggressive
  • Preferred decor: Provide plenty of rocks and caves for territorial establishment. They also appreciate sandy substrates.
  • Behavior: Aggressive nature, especially towards other fish of similar size and coloration. They are ambush predators and will often lie in wait for their prey.
  • Diet: They are carnivorous and should be fed a varied diet consisting of high-quality pellets, flakes, and occasional live or frozen foods like brine shrimp, bloodworms, or small fish.
  • Lifespan: 8-10 years