Temensis Peacock Bass

The Temensis peacock bass, or speckled bass, is the largest cichlid in the World and a big game fish of South America. These monster fish grow to 40 inches and are very very strong swimmers. Obviously these fish will require a large aquarium and will be good tank mates with other larger species. Pictured is a full grown adult monster. 

  • Scientific name: Cichla temensis
  • Origin: Brazil
  • Lifespan: 15 years
  • Max size: 40 inches
  • Food: Pellet, frozen, live feeders
  • Shipping Size: 2 to 3 inches