New to CAS. Males are Light Blue with yellow on the lower chin and lower front of the body. A very rare male may show yellow on the head as well. Yellow also appears on the top of the dorsal fin. This fish appears to be slow to color. Rarely color before 4 inches. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4GazvxLiUI
These fish are a more peaceful haplochromine and are a nice alternative to Insignis. However, they are rarely available. When the last one is gone this fish will be by special order only. They are not often avaialbe.
This fish is slow to color
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The base price is of a 3" Little Color Male
Best kept in single male tanks with milder peacocks and milder Lake Malawi Haplochromines. It is hard to beat the color of an all-male African Cichlid Tank.
The best mix of sex for breeding is one male with five or six females.
Protomelas sp. Steveni Pombo Rocks (Pombo Reef) (Yellow Chin)