As fun as this colorful cichlid is to watch, the name is more fun to say – nimbochromis fuscotaeniatus. The fusco hap, or fusco cichlid, lcomes from Lake Malawi and inhabits deeper waters where it grows to nine inches. The heads are blue with a multicolored bosy and a pointy head.
- Scientific Name: Nimbochromis fuscotaeniatus
- Origin: Lake Malawi
- Lifespan: 10 years
- Max Size: 9 inches
- Food: Flake, spirulina, cichlid pellets
- Shipping Size: Medium 2 inches, Large 3 inches, Jumbo 4″ to 5″