Xingu Peacock Bass XXL
Peacock Bass Xingu (Cichla melaniae)
The Xingu Peacock Bass is one beastly monster fish in the Cichla family. Though they typically do not get bigger than 15", these beasts are known to grow well into the 18-28" range.
This fish will swallow any fish that will fit into its mouth.
Compatibility: Arowanas, stingrays, other peacocks as long as they are around the same size.
They will eat anything that will fit in their mouths.
Temperature: Peacock Bass live best from about 75 to 80-degrees F.
Feeding: eating frozen foods such as shrimp and cut fish
Water Conditions: These fish can adapt to many water conditions, and so as usual it's best not to try to change the pH or hardness.
Minimum aquarium Size: 250G