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Pelvicachromis pulcher

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Names
Krib, Kribensis, Rainbow Krib
Origin
Africa; Niger River Delta, Nigeria, Africa
Temperament
Peaceful, but can become aggresive when kept in small tanks and during breeding
Diet
Will eat flakes but must be fed with live foods
pH
pH
Temperature
24C - 27C
Hardness
5 - 20 dH
Size
Male: 10cm (3.9"), Females much smaller
Tank Region
Middle Bottom
Gender
The male is larger, less colourful, has a pointed anal fin and has a longer tail.
Breeding
Easy fish to breed, perfect for beginners. 1 pair can be put in a tank 60x25x25cm. Juts make a cave or two and use correct temps and they will do the rest. (more fry will survive if male is removed)But can become very aggresive and kill fish bigger than themselves or pick fight with fish that are sure to kill them
Comments
A active and easy fish to keep good for most aquariums

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