Also called Zebra, are recommended for beginners. Although they are small, they pack a lot of personality. The male convict develops a hump on the head when it reaches adulthood. My most favorite cichlid of all time.
EASE OF CARE:
BREEDING: COLOR: TEMPERAMENT:
Beginner. Wide water range tolerance. Not a picky eater.
Banded, pink or white, and marble Very aggressive. I have experienced placing a female in a 15-gallon tank that housed a single male, which resulted in the female being killed immediately. Maximum of 6 inches