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10cm - 12cm

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Water Conditions

Detailed Description:

Dwarf Cichlids - Small Marvels of the Aquarium:

Dwarf Cichlids comprise various species, each offering unique characteristics and vibrant colors. These small-sized cichlids, typically reaching 2 to 4 inches in length, hail from South America and Africa, and they are prized for their manageable size and captivating behaviors.

Popular Dwarf Cichlid Species:

German Blue Ram (Mikrogeophagus ramirezi):

Recognized for its stunning blue and gold coloration.
Ideal for planted aquariums with subdued lighting.
Apistogramma Species:

Varied species with diverse colors and patterns.
Known for intricate courtship behaviors and interesting social structures.
Kribensis (Pelvicachromis pulcher):

Displaying striking coloration, often with red, blue, and yellow hues.
Suitable for community tanks and known for their fascinating breeding habits.
Tank Setup and Compatibility:

Creating an environment conducive to Dwarf Cichlids' well-being is essential:

Aquascape: Include driftwood, rocks, and plants to provide hiding spots and territories.
Tank Size: Opt for a tank of at least 20 gallons, providing sufficient space for their activities.
Tank Mates: Choose peaceful and similarly sized tank mates, avoiding aggressive or larger species.
Water Conditions:

Maintain specific water parameters to ensure the health of Dwarf Cichlids:

Temperature: Keep the water temperature between 75-82°F (24-28°C).
pH Level: Aim for a slightly acidic to neutral pH range of 6.0-7.5.
Water Hardness: Provide moderately soft to moderately hard water conditions.
Feeding Habits:

Dwarf Cichlids have diverse dietary needs to support their health and vibrant colors:

Staple Diet: Offer high-quality cichlid pellets or flakes as a base diet.
Variety: Include live or frozen foods like brine shrimp, bloodworms, and daphnia to provide essential nutrients.
Feeding Frequency: Feed them 2-3 times a day, offering portions they can consume within a few minutes.
Care Tips:

Ensure the well-being of your Dwarf Cichlids with these care tips:

Water Quality: Conduct regular water changes and invest in efficient filtration.
Observation: Monitor their behavior closely, addressing any signs of stress or aggression promptly.
Compatibility: Research the specific needs of each Dwarf Cichlid species, adjusting tank conditions accordingly.
Immerse your aquarium in the charm of Dwarf Cichlids, where their small size, vibrant colors, and lively behaviors create a delightful and visually captivating underwater experience.

Dwarf Cichlid (5pcs)

SGD 40.63

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