Scientific Name: Protomelas taeniolatus (Likoma Is.)
Place of Origin: Lake Malawi
Adult Size: 8 - 9"
Temperament: Mildly aggressive.
Description: These large Haps are favored for their blue heads and yellow bodies that display black vertical bars. Their dorsal, anal, and tail fins all display a striking red/orange as well.
Tank Mate Compatibility: Other Haplochromis and Peacock Cichlids, Plecos and Cuckoo Catfish. Avoid Mbunas.