• Aulonocara sp. "Rubescens" (Ruby Red) (Reuben Red)

Ruby Red is a line bred fish from the Chipoka Group of Peacocks. Males are known for their bright orange body. Females are a cream color with brown stripes. This fish was line bred in German and first imported by Peter Rubin. Color is very similar to German Reds.

Last grow out count 02/09/2018. Next grow out count due 03/09/2018.  This fish is grown out from in-stock and added to occasionally from a wholesaler.  

Base Price is a 2.5" Male.

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)

Please note: No sex is guaranteed on sex uncertain fish. Watch for groups with guaranteed males and females for certain sexed fish in a group. Broods are about 50/50. 

Recommended Foods: Recommended Food:  Xtreme Cichlid PeeWee 

More information on http://www.cascommunityforums.com/ 

Profile Specs
Scientific Name Aulonocara Rubescens (Ruby Red)
Common Name(s) Aulonocara Rubescens (Ruby Red)
Geo. Origin Aquarium
Habitat N/A
Diet Carnivore
Gender Differences Dimorphic
Breeding Maternal Mouthbrooder
Temperament Peaceful
Conspecific Temperament Mildly Aggressive
Maximum Size 5"
Temperature 78 - 82F
pH 7.8 - 8.6
Water Hardness Hard

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Aulonocara sp. "Rubescens" (Ruby Red) (Reuben Red)

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