Before then it is a bit difficult to tell, but if the fish are the same age and species the dominant fish in the tank is likely to turn out to be a male. Thanks for all your help in all my "research"! Sizes range fro 5" to 12" have been kept together in a l tank selling as I'm moving house. It will not b an Oscar. Bob is out of town for awhile, so you will get either me or Anthony Calfo for the next couple of days. Where would I find my answer? Jewel Cichlids Must be my lucky day, have aprox fry that were born about 2-days ago.
In a large aquarium with plenty of space and hiding places, the territorial nature of these stunning fish can be observed as they set up the hierarchy. I currently have 3 males to 1 female which is causing no end of problems. A pair will choose a suitable spawning site - usually a smooth rock or piece of slate - and this will be defended mostly by the male, against all other fish, particularly other male Rainbow Cichlids. Clearance sale now on all Malawi cichlids African Cichlids for sale..
Oscar (fish) - Wikipedia
The number of fry has always been significantly lower than the number of eggs. During this period, they do not spawn. Please contact me on via message or call if required. What do you think about all this? With many cichlids, as they grow, so will their food. May I release it to roam around with the estherae or would it be food for the estherae? Males are typically more colorful, with slightly longer unpaired fin lengths
Also I have an abundance of algae growing in the tank now that was never there before. African cichlids Maybe you can help me. Many Central American cichlids will give you the effect you are looking for. Include hardness to the tests listed above. Grabbed the flashlight and i have no idea where this baby came from. I have live plants but they are being smothered now. You could provide more cave cover with various sizes so that smaller can hide and or escape from predators.