Three-Striped Dwarf Cichlid (Apistogramma trifasciata)
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Three-Striped Dwarf Cichlid
57 Litres (15 US G.)
2.5-5.1cm (1-2 ")
6.0 - 6.5
26 -29 °C (78.8-84.2°F)
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- Three-Striped Dwarf Cichlid, Blue Apistogramma, Three-Stripe Apisto
Origin[edit | edit source]
- South America: Amazon River basin, in the Guaporé drainage in Brazil; Paraná River basin, in the Paraguay River drainage in Brazil and Paraguay, and in the middle Paraná River drainage in Argentina.
Sexing[edit | edit source]
- Males are larger, more colourful and have longer finnage than females. Females are silver and black with shorter fins.
Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]
- Keep this species in male/female pairs. Tank mates should not be predatory and do not keep with other cichlids. Keep with robust and fast-swimming tank mates.
Pictures[edit | edit source]
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- Fishbase (Mirrors: )