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My mom is always admiring my tanks, I have 7 , and recently one of my friends gave me their old tank, I cleaned it, set it up, and had an idea, Mothers Day present!
So mom went out to the pet store yesterday (without me!), and came home with this guy, not a clue as to what it is, as I've never owned cichlids before. If anyone knows what this little fella is let me know please (if other pics are needed lemme know)
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Not a Julidochromis species. For my money that is a juvenile Nimbochromis Livingstonii. They are a large (8") predator that will play dead to trick smaller fish into feeling safe. When one gets too close the fish comes to life & has a snack. What size tank is it in & what is in there with it?
 
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Not a Julidochromis species. For my money that is a juvenile Nimbochromis Livingstonii. They are a large (8") predator that will play dead to trick smaller fish into feeling safe. When one gets too close the fish comes to life & has a snack. What size tank is it in & what is in there with it?
He's in a 70 gallon all by himself for now.
 

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If I'm right about what it is, then that's a good tank for it to be in. Other medium-large Malawi cichlids make good tank mates.
 
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