Lemon Oscar

It took a few years after the tiger oscar, but the yellow pigment was finally bred into this beautiful cichlid and though these fish are a bit pricier than the other colors, the sight is worth the money. Lemon oscars will retain their lemon color throughout their life span.

  • Scientific Name: Astronatus ocellarus
  • Origin: South America
  • Lifespan: 12 years
  • Max Size: 12 inches
  • Food: Flake, live, frozen, pellet
  • Shipping Size: 2 inches to 3 inches