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Firemouth Cichlid - Thorichthys meeki


Firemouth Cichlid

Firemouth Cichlid

Scientific Name: Thorichthys meeki
Family: Cichlidae
Origin: Guatemala;Yucatan
Adult Size: 6 inches (15 cm)
Social: Territorial
Lifespan: 10-15 years
Tank Level: Bottom dweller
Minimum Tank Size: 20 gallon
Diet: Omnivore, eats most foods
Breeding: Egglayer
Care: Easy to Moderate
pH: 7.0
Hardness: up to 10 dGH
Temperature: 70-75 F (21-24 C)

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