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Remarks: Herichthys tamasopoensis is named for the Rio Tamasopo in Mexico, where they are found. There, these predominantly white fish scrape aufwuchs off of rocks. These fish require a diet that consists mostly of vegetable matter so as not to induce bloating. During courtship, these fish turn nearly solid white and some develop a black throat.
Scientific Name: Herichthys tamasopoensis
Common Name: Tamasopo Cichlid
Max Size: 8"
Region of Origin: Mexico
Captive Bred or Wild: Captive Bred
Diet: Flake or pellet
Compatibility: Central American cichlids may be tolerated, but during breeding these fish should be kept alone.
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