FedEX Overnight from $24.95 to $44.95. Aggressiveness: Aggressive. Red Empress Cichlids typically reach sexual maturity at 8 to 9 months. From an aesthetic perspective, the male will have egg spots on the anal fin, as well as slightly more pointed dorsal and anal fins. The females however are not so brilliant. Description Size Guides . Welcome to Live Fish Direct where you have the unique opportunity to buy Live African Cichlids and other Freshwater Tropical Aquarium Fish direct from the source, where retailers across the United States order from. (In most cases, we replace any problem fish) We will fix any reasonable problem to everyone's satisfaction. Above: a young male premium Red Empress Hap that is just starting to color up and has the potential to become one of the most beautiful freshwater tropical fish. Thread Starter; Tom74. Temperament: Mild to moderately aggressive. LeoDiaz said: Maximum Size: 9" Temperature: 78 - 82°F pH: 7.8 - 8.6 Water Hardness: Hard Difficulty: 2. When we list a size, it is the minimum size that is currently being offered. I have owned my business for many years and raised a wide variety of fish in the last three decades. You need either 1m/3-4f for each species, or no females. I have 2M5F Red Empress who have already breed for me and 10 various sizes 3M4F3unknown Ruby Red Albino peacocks who have not. Scientific Name: Aulonocara sp.. Common Name: Red Empress. Red Empress (Protomelas taeniolatus) Haplochromide African Cichlid, , you will get one Guaranteed Male and we will do our best to get you three females. Diet & Nutrition: Primary diet can be cichlid pellets, give them thawed and live foods periodically.A flake food or pellet food with an algae/spirulina base is recommended. Feb 15, 2017 - Protomelas taeniolatus Red Empress Cichlid Protomelas taeniolatus Namalenje Island PAIR Red Empress Haplochromide African Cichlid 1.5 inch + GUARANTEED. President of Live Fish Direct. £11.20 + £48.71 P&P . The Red Empress also has a “forked” tail, whereas the Peacocks do not. Details about Red Empress Cichlid (Protomelas taeniolatus) Red Empress Cichlid (Protomelas taeniolatus) Item information. Priority Mail is $15.00 up to $68.99. These gorgeous cichlids would be a great addition to any freshwater african cichlid aquarium at home. Super Red Empress Breeding. We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you. Common Name: Red Empress. Pretty Hap from Lake Malawi. Protomelas taeniolatus (Fire Hap) (Super Red Empress) is a German line bred version of Red Empress. Your red empress will get too big 8in I recommend min 90+ Sep 3, 2015. The … Today at 9:33 AM. ... Company: Can be kept with other equal aggressive species of the same size. Additives like Cichlid Lake Salt and Malawi/Victoria Buffer will condition the aquarium water for African cichlids. This is my Dream job; I would never want to do anything else. It can grow around 5 - 6 inches (13 - 15 cm) in length, and will sometimes get larger in the aquarium. We are confident you will be happy with the quality. Patience is key! We do our best to provide pictures of both an adult male in breeding color and a picture of juveniles. Super Red Empress cichlids are gorgeous fish that are undemanding and great for beginners. We have experienced aquarium fish breeders with the main focus on African Cichlids, particularly Lake Malawi Cichlids. Avoid Mbunas. Their tail fins can develop beautiful red and blue spotted coloring. https://www.tampabaycichlids.com/pages/fedex-rate-chart. Also, in most cases males are much more colorful than females. The Protomelas taeniolatus (Likoma Island), Tangerine Tiger cichlid is a herbivore and should be fed foods that are high in vegetable matter. We are asked occasionally how we can sex fish at juvenile size. Protomelas taeniolatus x A truly beautiful hybrid. 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