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Scientific Name: Phenochilus Tanzania


Adult Size: 7-8"


Description: Male Sapphires will begin to display their shiny jewel-like glitter around 5-6 inches. Younger males will be a beautiful navy blue until their "chips" begin to develop.


Temperament: Moderately aggressive and predatory.  As they get larger, they can eat other fish if small enough.


Conspecific Temperament: Mildly Aggressive


Tank Mate Compatibilty: Other Haplochromis and Peacocks Cichlids of similar size and aggression as well as Plecos. Avoid Mbunas.


Please review Color & Sizing and Shipping information before placing order. The pictures are for reference only, not the exact fish for sale. 

Star Sapphire

PriceFrom $9.99

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