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The Cichlid Fishes of Western Africa by Anton Lamboj is already behind the times, but is still the most accurate current reference for these fish. The information on this site's species profiles is seriously out of date when it comes to Hemichromis. Classification of these species is currently under active investigation, and could have new data published any day. The true lifalili is actually the fish listed here as Sp. Moanda. The bright red forms are various populations currently assigned to H. guttatus, though they may yet be given new designations. There are also other species and populations not included in this forum's list. The real lifalili is not an aggressive species, but it is still quite uncommon. IME, H. stellifer - the real one - is also relatively non-aggressive.

For other Dwarf species, I would be cautious about mixing species within genera. I think the newest Genus is Congochromis, which is mostly species that used to be considered the smallest of Nannochromis. Given the size of your tank, you might also consider one of the less common Steatocranus species, most of which don't even have actual descriptions yet. There are some dwarf species that I would expect to be less aggressive.

I think the Pelvicachromis from that region are some of the more aggressive in the genus, and would be very hesitant to recommend them.
 
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