Panda dwarf cichlid - Apistogramma nijsseni
Scientific name: Apistogramma nijsseni
Common name: Panda dwarf cichlid
Usual size in fish tanks: 6 - 8 cm (2.36 - 3.15 inch)
Recommended pH range for the species: 5 - 7
Recommended water hardness (dGH): 2 - 15°N (35.71 - 267.86ppm)
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Recommended temperature: 23 - 30 °C (73.4 - 86°F)
The way how these fish reproduce: Spawning
Where the species comes from: South America
Temperament to its own species: peaceful
Temperament toward other fish species: peaceful
Usual place in the tank: Bottom levels
Panda dwarf cichlid prefers planted tanks with some driftwood. You must keep the water clear, because this species requires very good filtration and quality environment. Not recommended for beginners.
A tank with rocks will keep Apistogramma nijsseni happy.
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