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Ethics: This hybrid cichlid has various anatomical deformities, controversy exists over the ethics of creating the blood parrot.

Cichlasoma citrinellum x Cichlasoma synspilum?

Common Name:

Blood parrot cichlid

Size: Up to 8 inches (20cm)
Habitat: None: Man made hybrid.
Min Tank Size: Nothing smaller than a 75 gallon.
Diet: Omnivorous, live, flake and frozen.
Behavior: Peaceful, but still exhibits typical cichlid behavior.
Water: Temperature 72-82°F (22-28°C), ph 6.5 to 8.0, dH: 4-15
Care: This fish is relatively hardy and undemanding.
Communities: Can be kept with cichlids of similar size and temperament, will try to eat smaller fish.
Suitability: Medium to advanced experience.

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