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Scientific Name: Buccochromis spectabilis
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Pronunciation: b
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Geo. Origin: Tanzania coast of Lake Malawi
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Habitat: Rocks
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Diet: Carnivore
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Gender Differences: Dimorphic
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Breeding: Maternal Mouthbrooder
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Temperament: Peaceful
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Conspecific Temperament: Mildly Aggressive
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Maximum Size: 10"
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Temperature: 78 - 82°F
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pH: 7.8 - 8.6
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Water Hardness: Hard
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Difficulty: 2


Images:

Fin Organism Fish Underwater Marine biology

Subadult male

Water Organism Fin Fish Tail

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Photo Credit: Yoshihiro Sakai Japan


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This fish was once considered conspecific with B. rhoadesii but due the distinct coloration of the form found in Tanzian waters, it is referred to B. spectabilis.
 
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