Electric Yellow Cichlid

Electric Yellow Cichlids are named for their intense yellow body with black fins.  They require a tank with both hiding places and open areas to swim.

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Jmatz [CC BY-SA 3.0]

Category: African Cichlid

Common Names: Electric Yellow Cichlid, Yellow Lab Cichlid

Scientific Name: Labidochromis caeruleus

Family: Cichlidae

Minimum Tank Size: 55 Gallons

Care Level: Moderate

Temperament: Semi-Aggressive

Max Size: 5 Inches

Temperature: 74-82 F

pH: 7.8-8.6

Tank Level: All

Colors: Yellow

Diet: Omnivore

Breeding: Moderate