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Red Shoulder Peacock

By H. Blair Howell

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Common Name: Red Shoulder Peacock
Latin Name: Aulonocara hansbaenschi
Origin: Lake Malawi
Temperature: 75 - 82
Ease Of Keeping: Fairly easy
Aggressivness: Fairly non-agressive
Size:4 - 5 inches
Tank Size:30 gallons
Food: feed a good quality flake
Spawn: Maternal mouth brooder
Comments: As with most peacocks this is a fairly calm cichlid, not overly agressive. Tank should have lots of rocks for hiding places as well as areas of open spaces. This peacock is also known as Aulonocara stuartgranti Chiofu

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