Yellow Tail Acei



Other Yellow Tail Acei Names: Yellow Tail Acei

Yellow Tail Acei Scientific Name: Pseudotropheus Acei

Yellow Tail Acei (Pseudotropheus Acei))

Temperature Range: 72°F-82°F
72°-82°
pH Range: 7.5-8.7
7.5-8.7
Hardness Range: 5-15°
5-15°


Family: Cichlidae

Species Type: African Cichlids, Lake Malawi

Yellow Tail Acei Adult Size: 4.5 inches (cm)

Yellow Tail Acei Life Expectancy: 8 years

Yellow Tail Acei Habitat: East African Lake Malawi

Yellow Tail Acei Minimum Tank Size: 40 gallons

Yellow Tail Acei Temperament: Moderately aggressive

Yellow Tail Acei Diet & Nutrition: Herbivore - feed green vegetables and flake/pellets with spirulina

Yellow Tail Acei Description: The Yellow Tail Acei is a very popular species due to its vibrant coloring. The body of the fish ranges from violet to deep blue. The fins of the fish are bright yellow. Acei are one of the few mbuna that eat algae off driftwood or sunken logs. Because of this, acei can often be found near underwater wood.

Tank Mate Compatibility: Other african cichlids

Yellow Tail Acei Breeding & Spawning: Typical Mbuna mouthbrooders.

Determining Yellow Tail Acei Sex: Males tend to be more brightly colored

Aquarium Region: All over

Yellow Tail Acei Diseases: Malawi bloat - caused by too much fat and protein in diet.



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