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Scientific Name: Tropheops sp. "Chitimba"
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Geo. Origin: Chitimba Bay, Malawi
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Habitat: Shallow intermediate habitat
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Diet: Herbivore
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Gender Differences: Dimorphic
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Breeding: Maternal Mouthbrooder
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Temperament: Aggressive
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Conspecific Temperament: Aggressive
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Maximum Size: 3.5"
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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: 3


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Fin Underwater Water Fish Marine biology

In the wild
Photo Credit: Ad Konings


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In the wild, males defend holes in the very large sandstone slabs found in the shallows of Chitimba Bay. Females are a dull, yellowish-gray color with light beige bars and a bright yellow anal fin.
 
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