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Family: Cichlids (Cichlidae)
Type: pseudotropheus saulosi
Pseudotropheus saulosi is an African cichlid which is endemic in Lake Malawi.
Its location was Taiwan Reef on the island Chizumulu. He lives in large groups in the flow rich upper parts of rocky reefs and feeds on the nursery.
With a length of 7 to 8.6 centimeters, it is one of the smaller species Pseudotropheus-.
The males are blue-black, and the females are colored yellow-orange.
During the spawning season the males can get an intense black-colored belly, the black cross bands will be replaced by a strong blue. The juveniles show the color dress of the females.
Pseudotropheus saulosi are mouthbrooders, the males forming area. It spawns between rocks, per brood hatch about 30 juveniles who are at discharge from the mouth of the female about 10 mm long report utilizes taken from Wikipedia !!!
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Family: Cichlids (Cichlidae)
Type: Maylandi callainos
Stauffer & Hert 1992
Maylandi callainos (Syn. Pseudotropheus callainos, Metriaclima callainos) is a afikanischer cichlid, which is endemic to the Nkhata Bay on the west coast of Lake Malawi. He was exposed to at the Likomainseln in Namalenje and Thumbi West Iceland by humans:
Maylandi callainos has the typical long stretched, laterally flattened shape of a member of the complex to Maylandi zebra. He is eight centimeters long.
The only referred to in the first description feature that distinguishes the fish of other species of zebra Maylandi complex is the coloring.
Maylandi callainos is a polymorphic type, which occurs in three color morphs. When Normalmorphe males and females are plain light blue, the males with a radiant luminosity, a white and blue coloring is possible. The females are plain and have no more than two eggspots. When the females are white morphs albinoartigweißlich also dyed their fins. The males are bluish.
The third morph is whitish and has black spots. Again, superimposed in the males a bluish tone both whitish basic coloring and the Flecken.Die juveniles of the two different morphs stain only to a length of three to four centimeters.
At the north-west and east coast of Nkhata Bay there is a whitish population in which the juveniles are white and may represent an independent, previously undescribed species.
Maylandi callainos is as a member of Mbuna a resident of the rocky coast and the Geröllitorales of Malawiseesund feeds mainly on algae, which he scrapes from the rocks. Like almost all cichlids desMalawisees he is a mouthbrooders.
Because of its very limited distribution area de Maylandi callainos is classified by the IUCN as gefährtet (Vulnerable).
Adapted from Wikpedia !!
Temp 25-26 degree
Nitrate: <1mg / l
Is measured with Sera Aqua Test Set
Wasserwechesl 50% Weekly
Tropical Spirulina 36%
If the animals are fully grown is fed regularly irregular. Depending on the type of Malawi Guru !!
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