Rift Lake Community
The Borleyi is a peaceful species that enjoys plenty of swimming areas. They are relatively easy to keep in an African Cichlid Community and 1 male should be kept with a 2 or 3 females.
Species – Copadichromis Borleyi
Current Size – 5cm - 7.5cm
Adult Length – 16cm
Temperature Range – 23 - 28°C
pH Range – 7.5 – 8.5
Special Requirements - All African Cichlids are territorial to other males. They need plenty of space to thrive.
Tanks Mates and Compatibility – They can be kept in larger aquariums with other durable African Cichlids and Cats. They do not do well with boisterous or aggressive tanks mates as the Borleyi is fairly timid.
Feeding – The Borleyi is an Omnivore and should be fed a mixed diet which includes a good percentage of vegetable matter.
Please note – Some images used are library photos and will show the colour potential at a fully mature size, as our fish are juveniles they may vary.
We always aim to supply the fish as close to the purchase size as possible. On rare occasions if this is not possible we will contact you.
The fish are selected at random however you are welcome to make a note on the order and the fish manager will do his best for you, requests are dependent on stock at the time of your order.