Salvini Cichlid Gallery
Hiding under the driftwood, driftwood provides great cover for fish. In case you have Salvini Cichlids you must decorate the tank & create lot of hiding places.
Looking down for food. Salvini Cichlid are Omnivores, in their natural habitat they eat small fish & aquatic crustaceans.
Salvini Cichlid Yawning or that's what I think.
Salvini Cichlids are Native to Central American region which includes Honduras, Belize & Southern Mexico.
Salvini Cichlids prefer pH on a higher side around 8.
Male & Female Salvini Cichlid, Female Salvini Cichlids are smaller than males. They have black spots on the gill area & patches on the dorsal fin.
Feeding time is the only time these juveniles come to the surface, they are usually middle & bottom dwellers at this size & age.
These Juveniles Salvini Cichlids spend most of the time in this densely planted area of the aquarium. At this age they are not as aggressive as fully grown-up Salvini Cichlids are.
Salvini Cichlid Aquarium. These fish prefer sand & river rocks for the tank bottom.