Red Frontosa Cichlid


Size: Approx. 1.75″

Minimum Tank Size: 100 gallons
Care Level: Intermediate
Semi-aggressive, They can be territorial, especially towards other Frontosas, but are generally peaceful towards other fish species.
Aquarium Hardiness: Hardy
Water Conditions: 75-80°F, pH 7.8-8.6, 8-12 dKH
Max. Size: 10″ – 13″
Color: Black bars with reddish body
Tank Compatibility:
Best tankmates are other large, semi-aggressive fish such as Tropheus, Synodontis catfish, and Plecos. Avoid Smaller fish, fish with long fins, and aggressive fish.
Diet: Carnivores
Origin: Southeast Asia
Family: Cichlidae
Lifespan: 15-25 years
Aquarist Experience Level: Intermediate