• Protomelas taeniolatus Red (Fire Hap) (Super Red Empress)

Protomelas taeniolatus (Fire Hap) (Super Red Empress) is a German line bred version of Red Empress. They tend to color at a smaller size than basic Red Empress; but, sometimes can be difficult to get to color. The line in their midbody may reappear when they are stressed or uncomfortable with a new tank. 

Last Grow Out Count 11/09/2017. Next Grow Out Count due 12/03/2017. This fish is being changed to 2.5" and larger only except for a few from fry.

Base Price is set to a 2.5" Male.

Mildly aggressive haplochromis that mixes well with most other haplochromis, peacocks, milder mbuna, and milder Lake Victorians.

See Compatibility Chart for more Information

Recommended Foods: Recommended Foods: Xtreme Cichlid PeeWee, Cobalt Blue (Cobalt Aquatics) Cichlid Flakes or Spirulina Pellets or Flakes 

More Information on  http://www.cascommunityforums.com/ 

 

 

Profile Specs
Scientific Name Protomelas Fire Hap (Taeniolates Red)
Common Name(s) Protomelas Fire Hap (Taeniolates Red)
Geo. Origin Aquarium line-bred strain of the Namalenje variety
Habitat Sediment-free rocky habitat
Diet Herbivore
Gender Differences Dimorphic
Breeding Maternal Mouthbrooder
Temperament Mildly Aggressive
Conspecific Temperament Aggressive
Maximum Size 9"
Temperature 78 - 82F
pH 7.8 - 8.6
Water Hardness Hard

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Protomelas taeniolatus Red (Fire Hap) (Super Red Empress)

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