Silviae Cichlid (Pelvicachromis silviae)

Also known as African Cichlid, Dwarf Cichlid


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Also known as African Cichlid, Dwarf Cichlid.

Found in pairs, close to caves and crevices, in the lower part of the Niger River System.
They feed on crustaceans, insects, and worms.
Length - 4.8cm
Depth - ?m
Africa - Niger River

A freshwater fish often seen in the aquarium trade.
These fish brood their eggs in their mouths to protect their young. Ref:


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