Page 1 of 1

Red Cap Lethrinops - all male tank?

PostPosted: Wed Dec 30, 2020 9:34 am
by DanM1939
Does a red cap belong in an all male tank with haps and peacocks?

Re: Red Cap Lethrinops - all male tank?

PostPosted: Wed Dec 30, 2020 10:25 am
by james1983
I've never had any luck. I've tried a red cap and 2 lethrinops oculatus and none of them worked out.

Re: Red Cap Lethrinops - all male tank?

PostPosted: Wed Dec 30, 2020 10:58 am
by DJRansome
Same experience here with lethrinops. Beautiful in a species tank but pale in all male.

Re: Red Cap Lethrinops - all male tank?

PostPosted: Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:31 am
by DanM1939
Thanks for the heads up.

Re: Red Cap Lethrinops - all male tank?

PostPosted: Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:52 am
by Fogelhund
In the right tank, they are some of the nicest Malawi cichlids... but they don't mix well with anything more aggressive, which is pretty much everything else.