The OB Peacock Cichlid is a popular fish species amongst aquarium enthusiasts due to its vibrant and colorful appearance. Here are some basic stats and a brief retail description:
- Scientific name: Aulonocara sp.
- Average adult size: 4-6 inches (10-15 cm)
- Lifespan: 5-7 years
- Temperament: Peaceful and non-aggressive
- Water requirements: pH of 7.8-8.6 and temperature of 76-82°F (24-28°C)
The OB Peacock Cichlid, also known as the Orange Blotch Peacock, is a stunning freshwater fish that will add a splash of color to any aquarium. With its bright orange and blue coloring and distinctive blotches on its body and fins, this cichlid is sure to catch the eye. The OB Peacock Cichlid is peaceful and sociable, making it a great addition to a community tank. It requires a well-maintained aquarium with plenty of hiding spots and open swimming areas. These fish are omnivores and will readily accept a variety of foods, including flakes, pellets, and live or frozen food.