• Copadichromis borleyi Red Fin OB (hybrid)

Males have a blue face and an orangish-red body with dark navy blue to black blotches on the body.

When possible they will be brought in stock in the 3-inch and larger size in males only. 

Have you tried Smart Start Complete yet? It helps to keep your aquarium water cycle system woking and keep fish healthy. CAS uses it in our tanks. Our 12 oz. bottles take up the same space as one 3.5" or smaller fish in our 12 x 12 x 10 and larger boxes. This means you can ship a bottle with your fish order with no extra shipping charge in most cases. see https://www.cichlidsarespecial.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=343 for more information. 

Base price is a 3" Male 

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.  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. 

Profile Specs
Scientific Name Copadichromis borleyi Red Fin OB
Common Name(s) borleyi Red Fin OB
Habitat Rocky Areas
Diet Carnivore
Gender Differences Dimorphic
Breeding Mouth Brooder
Temperament Peaceful to Mildly Aggressive
Conspecific Temperament Mildly Aggressive
Maximum Size 8"
Temperature 78 to 82 F
pH 7.8 to 8.6
Water Hardness Hard

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Copadichromis borleyi Red Fin OB (hybrid)

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