Like the name implies, this is a predatory cichlid that grows to a large size. They have streamline body with a large head that helps them navigate the water and prey upon smaller cichlids. They are primarily blue in the face with a black line running down the body. The blue contrasts well with their yellow belly and red dorsal and anal fins. Females and juveniles are sliver in color with a black line running down their body.
- Adult Size: 12-13"
- Temperament: Aggressive.
- Compatibility: Keep with other Peacocks and Haps of a similar size. Avoid keeping with Mbunas.
- Suggested Diet: SRC Hi-Intensity color food to promote color development.