Common name: Eureka Red Peacock
Latin name: Aulonocara jacobfreigbergi ‘Eureka Red’
Maximum size: 15-18cm
Water chemistry: pH 7.5-8.5; Hardness: hard; Temperature: 22 – 28 C
Origin: Lake Malawi, Africa; Intermediate shorelines, with open sandy areas and few rocks.
Diet: Will take any kind of food, will thrive on any good quality pellet and flake food such as New Life Spectrum Cichlid Formula.
Another popular peacock. Only males develop brilliant colouration. Will hybridise readily with other Aulonocara species.