Red Hump Geophagus Cichlid

Red hump geophagus are classic eartheaters. They like to eat spit substrate, but who doesn't. Males develop the big red hump on their heads that give them their namesake. Females also sort color but the bump is not as predominant.

  • Scientific Name: Geophagus steindachneri
  • Origin: South America
  • Lifespan: 8 years
  • Max Size: 6 inches
  • Food: Flake, live, frozen
  • Shipping Size: 1 1/2 inches