Copadichromis azureus

Common Name: Copadichromis azureus

Latin Name: Copadichromis azureus

Origin: Lake Malawi

Temperature: 75 – 82

Ease Of Keeping: moderate

Aggressivness: fairly easy going except while mating lighting :

Size: 6 inches

Tank Size: 55 gallon

Food: Feed a good quality flake

Spawning: Should be kept 1 or 2 males with a group (3 or more) Females. Maternal mouth brooder.

Comments: This is an open water, schooling fish. Tank should have rocks for hiding places as well as many areas of open water. A sandy substrata is recomended. The fish pictured is a 1 year old male.