Common Name Electric Blue Johanni, Blue Johanni
Scientific Name Melanochromis Johanni
Size 12 cm
Origin East African Lake Malawi
Tank Setup Cichlid Setup
Temperature 27 degrees
Feeding Omnivorous, and can take flakes and pellets, they also should be supplimented with green vegtables like lettuce, spinach, peas and zucchini.
Gender Females are usually yellowish to orangy in colour, while the males are black with blue markings.
Comments One of the more least aggressive cichlids out of the Melanochromis family, though its still far too aggressive for community tanks. They are best suited with Red Zebras, Auratuses and other Lake Malawi natives.