Origin: Southeastern Nigeria and Southwestern Cameroon
Temperature: 70-77°F (21- 25°C)
Ease Of Keeping: Moderate
Agressivness: Easy Going
Size: Up to 2 inches (5 cm)
Minimum Tank Size : 1 pair - 2 1/2 Gal.
Food : Water Insects in nature, Brine Shrimp, Bloodworms, etc. Most common live, frozen foods and freezedried.
Spawning:Plant Spawners or use a Mop.
Comments: A great more advanced beginners Killie. Mine are relatively young. Both are great to their female. My bigger pair will eat flake, only on rare occassions. It is recommended that keeping several pairs together will enrichen the Males coloration, but with keeping together aggression between males can occur.