An Australian aquarium forum about all tropical fish
HomeHome  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log in  

Share | 

 Pseudotropheus demasoni (Pombo Rocks)

Go down 

Male Number of posts : 146
Location : NSW australia
Registration date : 2009-01-25

PostSubject: Pseudotropheus demasoni (Pombo Rocks)   Tue Jan 27, 2009 9:42 am

Scientific Name: Pseudotropheus demasoni (Pombo Rocks)

Pronunciation: s-d-tr-f-s d-m-sn-

Geo. Origin: Pombo Rocks, Tanzania

Habitat: Deep Rocky Habitat

Diet: Herbivore

Gender Differences: Monomorphic

Breeding: Maternal Mouthbrooder

Temperament: Aggressive

Conspecific Temperament: Highly Aggressive

Maximum Size: 4"

Temperature: 78 - 82°F

pH: 7.8 - 8.6

Water Hardness: Hard

Difficulty: 4
P. Demansoni is grouped with the dwarf pseudotropheus. P. Demansoni is highly aggressive towards others. Males and females heave similar coloration: rather bright blue body with dark blue to purple (sometimes appearing black) vertical bars extending on the dorsal fin. Both sexes are also roughly the same size. Males have longer ventral fins and more distint eggspots.

info from

Back to top Go down
View user profile
Pseudotropheus demasoni (Pombo Rocks)
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
» Rocks in Steer Compost?
» Mallorca Rocks becomes BH Mallorca 2015
» Mallorca Rocks closing
» Mammillaria hirsuta ( Boedeker )
» Bind weed

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Aussie Aquarium Forum :: fish files :: african cichlids-
Jump to: