Copadichromis borleyi Red Fin males have a blue face and a reddish orange body. Their anal fin and tail are orange. Juveniles and females are silver with orange anal fins and tail.
Mildly aggressive haplochromis. Can get bossy when larger.
Best kept in single males in all male tanks. They mix best with larger Haplochromis and Larger Peacocks in a 4 foot wide (120-Gallon) or larger tank.
Best mix of sex for breeding is one male with five or six females.
These will be occasionally available in 3-3.75" Males or 4-4.75+ Males primary on a special order list
Base Price is a 3" Male
see https://www.cichlidsarespecial.com/index.php?route=product/category&path=89 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.
See Compatibility Chart for more Information
Recommended Foods: Xtreme Cichlid PeeWee (in Supplies via Amazon.com), Xtreme Big Fella Stick (in Supplies via Amazon.com)
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|Scientific Name||Copadichromis borleyi|
|Common Name(s)||Borleyi Red Fin|
|Geo. Origin||Rocky areas along shoreline of Lake Malawi|
Copadichromis borleyi Red Fin
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