Scientific Name: Aulonocara baenschi
Place of Origin: Lake Malawi
Adult Size: 4 - 5"
Temperament: Semi to mildly aggressive. Can display conspecific aggression, towards males of the same species.
Description: Benga Peacocks are a bit on the smaller side for a peacock, but still have plenty to add to any aquarium. Benga males are yellow throughout their body and have a striking blue face. Sometimes blue bars can be displayed on their body.
Tank Mate Compatibility: Goes well with other Peacocks or Halplochromis Cichlids, Cuckoo Catfish, and Plecos. Avoid Mbunas.