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Product Code: Blue Peacock Cichlid Fish
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Blue Peacock Cichlid Fish

Blue Peacock Cichlid Fish


The Blue Peacock Cichlid (Aulonocara nyassae) is a stunning freshwater fish known for its vibrant blue and yellow coloration. Originating from Lake Malawi in Africa, these cichlids are popular among aquarists for their beauty and peaceful demeanor. With proper care, they can thrive in a well-maintained aquarium and become a focal point of any freshwater setup.


  • Vibrant blue and yellow coloration with distinctive markings.
  • Peaceful temperament, suitable for community aquariums.
  • Omnivorous diet, accepting a variety of foods including pellets, flakes, and live or frozen foods.
  • Hardy and adaptable to a range of water conditions, but thrives in stable, alkaline water with a pH of 7.5-8.5.
  • Active swimmers that appreciate ample swimming space and hiding spots among rocks and caves.
  • Breeding pairs exhibit fascinating courtship behavior and may spawn in the right conditions.

Care Instructions:

  1. Tank Setup: Provide a spacious aquarium with plenty of hiding places and smooth rocks or driftwood for territory establishment.
  2. Water Parameters: Maintain water temperature between 76-82°F (24-28°C) and pH between 7.5-8.5. Regular water changes are essential to keep water quality high.
  3. Diet: Feed a balanced diet consisting of high-quality pellets or flakes supplemented with occasional live or frozen foods such as bloodworms, brine shrimp, and daphnia.
  4. Tankmates: Choose tankmates carefully, avoiding aggressive or territorial species. Compatible tankmates include other peaceful African cichlids and community fish like tetras and catfish.
  5. Behavior: Monitor for signs of aggression, especially during breeding or when establishing territories. Provide ample space and hiding spots to reduce aggression.
  6. Breeding: Blue Peacock Cichlids are mouthbrooders, with the female carrying fertilized eggs in her mouth until they hatch. Provide adequate hiding spots for females to release fry and protect them from potential aggression.

You will get a single of Blue Peacock Cichlid Fish. The packet is fully sealed with pure oxygen and it is safe to travel long distances for 5-7 days. Buying Blue Peacock Cichlid Fish online from aquastore is totally safe, we are delivering you with 100% satisfaction.

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