Marlier's Julie (Julidochromis marlieri)

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Marlier's Julie

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Marlier's Julie

Julidochromis marlieri

170 Litres (45 US G.)

12-13 cm (4.7-5.1")

sg

Freshwater

pH

7.5 - 9.0

22 -25 °C (71.6-77°F)

10-12 °d

1:2 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Other (See article)

5-8 years

Family

Cichlidae





Additional names

Marlier's Julie, Checkerboard Juli


Environment specifics[edit | edit source]

Sandy or fine gravel substrate is recommended. Rocks and cave like structure is must because of the hiding behaviour.


Behaviour[edit | edit source]

It is very aggressive toward other Julies. Becomes a little colourful when spawning approaches. Can kill little fish. Not very shy and very active.

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