• Haplochromis sp. Ruby (Ruby Green)

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 for a 3" Par 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

 

 

 

 

Profile Specs
Scientific Name Haplochromis Sp. Ruby (Ruby Green)
Common Name(s) Haplochromis Sp. Ruby (Ruby Green)
Geo. Origin Unconfirmed (Lake Kyoga)
Habitat N/A
Diet Herbivore
Gender Differences Dimorphic
Breeding Maternal Mouthbrooder
Temperament Peaceful
Conspecific Temperament Mildly Aggressive
Maximum Size 3.75"
Temperature 74-78F
pH 7.2-8.6
Water Hardness Hard

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