Apistogramma cacatuoides 'double red' - Pair
Common name: Cockatoo Dwarf Cichlid
Latin name: Apistogramma cacatuoides 'double red'
Maximum size: 8-10cm
Water chemistry: pH: 5.5-7.5; Hardness: soft; Temperature: 24-27 C
Origin: Amazon Basin (Peru, Brazil); South America.
Diet: Will take all types of life & frozen food, good quality pellet and flake food.
Best kept in a well structured tank with plants and driftwood. The addition of dried leaf litter (oak or Indian almond leaves) would further emphasise the natural feel.