Males have a blue face and an orangish-red body with dark navy blue to black blotches on the body.
The last of these fish are being discontinued from in-store stock Grab them at a big discount. Once they are gone they will only be available through my special order program.
Have you tried Smart Start Complete yet? It helps to keep your aquarium water cycle system working 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.
|Scientific Name||Copadichromis borleyi Red Fin OB|
|Common Name(s)||borleyi Red Fin OB|
|Temperament||Peaceful to Mildly Aggressive|
|Conspecific Temperament||Mildly Aggressive|
|Temperature||78 to 82 F|
|pH||7.8 to 8.6|
Copadichromis borleyi Red Fin OB (hybrid)