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Location : NSW australia
Registration date : 2009-01-25

PostSubject: Metriaclima lombardoi   Tue Jan 27, 2009 9:30 am

Scientific Name: Metriaclima lombardoi

Pronunciation: m-tr--kl-m m-tr--kl-m lm-br-d-

Common Name(s): Kenyi

Geo. Origin: Mbenji Island and Nkhomo Reef

Habitat: Deep Rocky Habitat

Diet: Herbivore

Gender Differences: Dimorphic

Breeding: Maternal Mouthbrooder

Temperament: Highly Aggressive

Conspecific Temperament: Highly Aggressive

Maximum Size: 6"

Temperature: 78 - 82°F

pH: 7.8 - 8.6

Water Hardness: Hard

Difficulty: 3
This fish is very hardy but is not generally recommended for beginners because of its very aggressive disposition; notwithstanding, this fish is usually found in every fish shop. Unfortunately, many naive beginners unsuspectingly purchase this fish due to its very attractive juvenile form.

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