Males have orange and yellow on its body. Their anal fin is light orange or yellow. The dorsal fin is darker orange. Most do not develop as much color as a German red or ruby red. They mostly a less bright orange compared to German Red and Ruby Red. These fish are less common in the hobby than some other peacocks. Ruby Red and German Red are line-bred from this fish years ago.
Special order only fish available when I am ordering from my wholesaler. They are no longer carried in stock.
Peaceful to Mildly Aggressive Peacock that mixes well with other Peacocks other than Jacobfreibergi types of a similar color, Haplochromis, milder Mbuna, and milder Lake Victorians in single male tanks. Do not mix different Aulonocara females in the same tank. (See Compatibility Chart)
Best kept in single males in all male tanks. May work in groups of three or more males, though some secondary males may not achieve full color. 75-gallon or larger tank recommended
Best mix of sex for breeding is one male with five or six females. 20-Gallon or larger tank recommended.
Recommended Foods: Cichlid PeeWee
|Scientific Name||Aulonocara sp. "Stuartgranti Maleri" (Chidunga Rocks)|
|Common Name(s)||Aulonocara Stuartgranti Maleri Orange|
|Geo. Origin||Chidunga Rocks|
|Conspecific Temperament||Mildly Aggressive|
Aulonocara stuartgranti Maleri Chidunga Rocks (Orange/Yellow Maleri) (Rare)
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