Product Details


3cm - 4cm

Care Level




Water Conditions

Introduction: The Black Knight Ram, also known as the Black Ram, is a stunning and distinctive freshwater fish that captivates aquarists with its striking black coloration and unique personality. This dwarf cichlid is cherished for its beauty and peaceful nature, making it a fantastic addition to community aquariums.


  • The Black Knight Ram boasts a deep, velvety black coloration that sets it apart from other Ram varieties.
  • Their bodies are compact and elongated, with fin extensions that add to their elegance.
  • These rams exhibit vibrant red eyes that create a striking contrast against their dark bodies.

Behavior and Compatibility:

  • Black Knight Rams are generally peaceful and can coexist with a variety of peaceful tank mates.
  • They are known for their distinct personalities, often displaying curious and playful behavior.
  • Keep them in pairs or small groups to encourage their natural social interactions.

Tank Requirements:

  • Provide a well-maintained aquarium with stable water conditions.
  • Maintain a water temperature between 78°F and 85°F (25°C to 29°C).
  • Aim for a slightly acidic to neutral pH level between 6.0 and 7.0.
  • Ensure the tank has plenty of hiding spots, plants, and caves for the rams to explore and claim territory.


  • Black Knight Rams are omnivorous and accept a varied diet.
  • Offer them high-quality flakes, pellets, and small live or frozen foods like brine shrimp, bloodworms, and daphnia.
  • A balanced diet will enhance their coloration and overall health.


  • These rams are known to be dedicated parents and may form monogamous pairs.
  • Provide flat surfaces or caves for them to lay their eggs.
  • Fry are cared for by the parents until they are independent.

Care and Considerations:

  • Maintain excellent water quality through regular water changes and efficient filtration.
  • Avoid housing them with aggressive or nippy tank mates, as their peaceful nature can make them vulnerable.
  • Monitor their health and behavior, as any sudden changes could indicate stress or illness.

Black knight rams 3-4cm

SGD 22.00


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