Texas Cichlid

Common Name: Texas Cichlid

Latin Name: Cichlasoma cyanoguttatum

Origin: Texas, North Mexico

Temperature: 68-77°F (20-25°C)

Ease Of Keeping: Moderate

Aggressivness: semi-aggressive, should be kept with others same temperment

Lighting: doesent matter

Adult Size: 11-12″ (26-30cm)

Minimum Tank Size: 55 gallon

Feeding: pellets, live food, veggies

Spawning Method: egglayer, like all other cichlids

I just picked up these guys for my 90 gallon and found that I had all females in the tank however they have the most wonderful personality they come up to the tank the second you walk by them and even after they forget you they still are very lively fish.