Menarambo Cichlid 3"
Scientific Name: Paretroplus menarambo
Common Name(s): Pinstripe Damba
Geo. Origin: The lakes of the Bemarivo flood plain, Madagascar
Gender Differences: Monomorphic
Breeding: Substrate Spawner
Temperament: Mildly Aggressive
Conspecific Temperament: Mildly Aggressive
Maximum Size: 10"
Temperature: 24 - 29 °C
Water Hardness: Soft
P. menarambo has been bred in the the aquarium. Both parents have been observed to guard the eggs. The eggs will hatch within a few days and become free-swimming in about a week. Paretroplus menarambo is extinct in the wild.