Haplochromis sp. Ruby (Ruby Green) are shy fish from Lake Victoria. Males get bright red on the upper body and the remainder of their body is yellow/green. Females are yellow-green. Males may chase each other if mixed together in a breeding group. Critically Endangered and At Risk in the Wild C.A.R.E.S. Program Fish See http://www.carespreservation.com/introduction.html
Peaceful Victorian that normally mixes well with Peacocks, smaller peaceful haplochromis, and milder mbuna.
These fish are no longer carried in-house; but, will be occasionally available in 1.5-2" Sex Uncertain Six PAcks, 2-2.75" Sex Uncertain Six Packs, 3-3.75" Males or 4-4.75+ Males on a special order list
see http://www.cichlidsarespecial.com/index.php?route=information/information&information_id=21 when I am ordering from my wholesaler.
There also is a chance that a few 3-3.5" Males may appear in this fish's listing from time to time as well.
Base Price is a 3" Part Color Male.
Be sure to sign up for the newsletter in your account (Name, Address, Phone number for shipping purposes) to know when these fish are available.
Recommended foods: Xtreme Cichlid PeeWee available in my Associate Store at http://astore.amazon.com/cicharespec-20?_encoding=UTF8&node=36
See Compatibility Chart
More Information on http://cascommunityforums.com/index.php
|Scientific Name||Haplochromis Sp. Ruby (Ruby Green)|
|Common Name(s)||Haplochromis Sp. Ruby (Ruby Green)|
|Geo. Origin||Unconfirmed (Lake Kyoga)|
|Conspecific Temperament||Mildly Aggressive|
Haplochromis sp. Ruby (Ruby Green)
- Availability: Out Of Stock