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Proper temperature to keep African Chiclids

Postby naturlvr » Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:16 pm

What is the proper temperature to keep Chiclids happy? I hear different things from different people.
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Re: Proper temperature to keep African Chiclids

Postby DJRansome » Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:58 pm

African Rift Lake cichlids 78 degrees.
125G Borleyi, Multipunctata
75G Demasoni, Msobo, Lucipinnis
75G Calvus, Similis, Petricola
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Re: Proper temperature to keep African Chiclids

Postby ironspider » Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:04 am

I keep at 78-79, anymore and they begin to get more aggressive, they are already aggressive enough.
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Re: Proper temperature to keep African Chiclids

Postby Tenring » Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:48 am

Great question, I have wondered the same and glad to hear 78 is a good temp, that is what I have been keeping my tank at.
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