Lake Victoria Basin, West African, Madagascar & Asian Species • Alcolapia alcalicus

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Alcolapia alcalicus

Postby johnchor » Fri Apr 13, 2012 11:21 am

hello folks,

this look like a stunning cichlid Alcolapia alcalicus
anybody keep them before?

thanks
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Postby samaki » Wed Apr 18, 2012 3:20 am

Hi I know that Greg Steeves (Gas) on hill country cichlid club forum has some experience with them, try to post on their forum.
xris :)
musy o tunya the water sounds like thunder

vics pix
http://photobucket.com/albums/d163/Issa-samaki/
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Postby johnchor » Wed Apr 18, 2012 10:58 am

thanks sir! :thumb:

samaki wrote:Hi I know that Greg Steeves (Gas) on hill country cichlid club forum has some experience with them, try to post on their forum.
xris :)
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Postby prov356 » Fri Apr 27, 2012 9:14 am

I've kept them. Fairly easy, just crank up the heat to mid-80's and add plenty of sodium bicarbonate and Epsom salt to harden and buffer the water.

See this thread in another forum.
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