Also known as African Peacock, African Peacock Cichlid, Blue Cichlid, Icy Blue Cichlid, Nyasa Peacock, Peacock Blue Cichlid, Red Peacock.
Found in small schools over sandy areas close to rocks in the lake.
They feed on sand-dwelling invertebrates.
Length - 8cm
Depth - 15-?
Africa - Lake Malawi
A freshwater fish often seen in the aquarium trade.
These fish brood their eggs in their mouths to protect their young. Ref: http://www.fishbase.us/summary/2173