Xystichromis sp. Kyoga Flameback males have a red upper body and a yellow-green lower body. The body is divided by a broken black vertical line. Some males show red, others show blue on the dorsal fin. Females are yellow-green with a broken black vertical line. This fish is somewhat shy. Males may hide color at first until comfortable. Single Males will mix with Peacocks and haps; but, may hide color at first. Critically Endangered C.A.R.E.S. Program Fish, facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild.
Last grow out count 01/25/2019. Next grow out count due 02/15/2018.
Base Price is a 2.5" Male.
Please note: No sex is guaranteed on sex uncertain fish. Watch for groups with guaranteed males and females for certain sexed fish in a group. Broods are about 50/50.
Peaceful Victorian that mixes well with Peacocks, smaller peacefull haplochromines, and a few mild mbuna
See Compatibility Chart
Recommended Foods: Recommended Food: Xtreme Cichlid PeeWee
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|Scientific Name||Xystichromis All Red Kyoga/ Kyoga Flameback|
|Common Name(s)||Kyoga/ Kyoga Flameback|
|Geo. Origin||Lake Kyoga and Lake Nawampasa|
|Habitat||Lives among the aquatic plants around the lakes' perimeters|
|Conspecific Temperament||Mildly Aggressive|
Xystichromis sp. "Kyoga flameback"
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