I'm no enemy of hybrids as of right now. I found this one at Meijers the other day while passing the fish aisle on my way back from getting groceries
. It was sold to me as a "mixed mbuna" species for about $6.
I loved the color, from the dark blue / sometimes purple body to the orange tipped fins and bright orange egg spots. I got him into my temporary (while my 55 natural Malawi scape aquarium cycles) 40 breeder tank with the other 2.5" mbuna successfully, his color stayed consistently and this one prefers not to be the bully so I am excited about that. Within the next few weeks, it won't have to stress about moving again. What do you guys think about this little fish?