Central and South American cichlids range from rare atramaculatus to common blue acara, though common is not a fair word for this uncommonly peaceful pretty fish. Aquarium Fish Sale imports as many as we can to provide a broad selection for our aquarists.
Treat these guys like discus, very prone to ick and very finicky even directly from the wild, and prefer water temperatures at 80 degrees.
- Scientific Name: Uaru amphiacanthoides
- Origin: South America
- Lifespan: 10 years
- Max Size:10 inches
- Food: Flake, live, frozen, pellet
- Shipping Size: 1 1/2 inches