Copadichromis Borleyi - Kandango
Copadichromis Borleyi - Kandango - Farm Raised
Average Adult Fish Size: 6"
Place of Origin: Lake Malawi
Temperament: Generally peaceful, will eat smaller fish.
Diet & Nutrition: Omivorous - Does well with cichlid flake/pellet
Males have a bright orange/reddish body and a dark purple/blue head. Females and juveniles have grey bodies and orange or yellow fins.
Easy to keep - has several color morphs depending upon collection location. They are not overly aggressive, but can hold their own in a Mbuna tank.
Typical Malawi mouth brooder - ratios of 1 male to 3-4 females is a good mix. Once females are holding eggs they can be transferred to another tank to avoid harassment from the males.