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.