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Remarks: Ophthalmotilapia boops (pronounced BOW-ops) are part of a group of Tanganyikan cichlids called Featherfins. Males have elaborate pelvic fins that extend through the anal fin and end in bright egg spots. This species is fairly active and requires a large space for swimming, both in the open and among rock piles.
Scientific Name: Ophthalmotilapia boops
Common Name: Silver Streak
Max Size: 5"
Region of Origin: Lake Tanganyika, Africa
Captive Bred or Wild: Captive Bred F1
Diet: Frozen meats and vegetarian flake or pellet.
Compatibility: Cyprichromis, rock-dwelling and shell-dwelling Tanganyikan cichlids
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