peacock cichlid

  1. S

    How to Promote Peacock Cichlid Breeding

    40 Breeder 83 degrees Sand Substrate with large rocks covering 60% of the tank floor (I move rocks around every water change) 1 male sunshine peacock (4 inches) 3 female aulonocara (3 inches, 3.5 inches, 4 inches) Bi-Weekly water change at around 30-40% (Wednesdays and Sundays, I do colder...
  2. JustinJay1996

    What kind of cleaner fish can I put with peacock cichlids

    I have 1 venestus, 1 kyoga flameback, and about 6-7peacocks, 2 acei blue, 1 colbolt blue. What can I put in the tank to help control the algae and left over food the others don’t eat? Also what kind of other peacocks or haps can I put in my tank. I only have lemon jakes and red empress. tank...
  3. T

    Want to Buy  Looking For Peacock Cichlids

    I am looking for a breeding set of peacock Cichlids. If you are in California, especially the Bay Area let me know. I am also willing to order online if we can come to a deal. Looking for 1 Male OB cichlid and 3 different female peacocks. 3-4 inches. Please let me know if anyone has anything
  4. T

    Peacock Cichlid Growth rates

    Hey everyone, Long does it take for Peacock Cichlids on average to get to 1-2 inches after losing their egg sacks? I realize water changes, quality, and space all make a difference and because of that Ill lay out my plan. If I have a holding female, I would either strip her or relocate her into...
  5. Jacob._.merc

    Eye biter or other suggestions

    Hi I am in need of some help. I have an aggressive blood parrot, 7 in female. She won't stop harassing a red peacock cichlid I have. There is a 5 inch black convict in the tank, yes I know about the pH differences and it's a bad idea and stuff but they do completely fine together. The blood...
  6. Zack333

    Internal Bacterial Infection

    I have some juvi peacocks and haps all water parameters good and the breeder said parasites are highly unlikely. Anyway I recently noticed one with long white stringy poop and he began to stop eating otherwise he looks fine (I'd assume caused by stress from shipping a couple weeks ago but I'm...
  7. R

    Need help identifying Cichlids

    So I know for sure I have a Flowerhorn (in his/her own tank), Maingano and an Auratus cichlid. (Or at least that’s what I was told when I purchased them.) But I’m confused as to what type of Peacock and African cichlids the rest are. I know I got them all in the assorted cichlid section at the...
  8. Jacob._.merc

    Glass jar in aquarium

    I just thought of putting a Mom Olive pickle jar in my aquarium. The aquarium has 2 peacocks, an oscar, a sleeper goby, a callicthys cat, Raphael cat and 2 blood parrots. Will it be safe for them or is the glass different from the actual aquarium glass? I also have another set up with three...
  9. Jacob._.merc

    Delhezi with africans

    Would a small delhezi (4.1 inches) be able to cope with 2 mbunas and 2 peacocks? They're each about 3 1/2 to 5 inches.
  10. Jacob._.merc

    Dragon goby with senegal bichir or africans

    I am looking to get a dragon goby for a 40 gallon tank. The tank already contains two peacocks and 2 mbunas a blood parrot and a callychthys cat. I also have a Senegal bichir, about 6 inches in a 20 gallon. Which would it be better with?
  11. Mvrenko

    65 gallon fish tank_Peacock Cichlid

    Hello! I am interested in setting up a tank 65 gallon peacock cichlid tank. How many males can I fit in a 65 gallon (18.4"L x 36.4"W x 25"H) with the right up-keep? Would adding females to the tank create too much aggression? Thanks in advance for them help.
  12. J

    Tank balance

    Looking for advice on this combination of monsters....
  13. S

    Peacock cichlids are carnivore or omnivores?

    Peacock cichlids are omnivores or carnivores? How many time should i feed in a day? Which variety of nls would you suggest for them?
  14. M

    Peacock cichlid stocking help? 44 gal.

    Hi guys, so im currently setting up my first cichlid tank- its a big step up from guppies and platys, but im think im ready! I've just been figuring out exact ammounts of fish for the tank. The tank itself is 4 feet long, holds 44 gal (It was made in AU so i think thats why its a weird amount)...