• Lethrinops sp. Mbasi Creek (New)

Males are very colorful. They have a mostly blue/green body with red on the shoulder, and on the anal fin. The anal fin also contains multiple white egg spots. Their dorsal fin is blue and red with a light blue upper edge. See http://www.cichlid-forum.com/profiles/species.php?id=2312 

Base price is a 2.5" male.  Last, grow out count 04/19/2019. Next, grow out count due 05/10/2019.

Lethrinops work best with milder peacocks and milder haps. See compatibility chart. 

These fish are being grown out from smaller sizes obtained from my wholesaler. Occasionally I am able to get some 3" or larger males from the wholesaler as well. 

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Profile Specs
Scientific Name Lethrinops sp. Mbasi Creek
Geo. Origin Mbasi Creek, Tanzania
Habitat Sandy Area
Diet Carnivore
Temperament Peaceful
Conspecific Temperament Mildly Aggressive
Maximum Size 5"
Temperature 78 to 82 F
pH 7.8 to 8.6
Water Hardness Hard

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Lethrinops sp. Mbasi Creek (New)

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