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Caquetaia spectabilis
Rosy Basketmouth Cichlid, False Basketmouth Cichlid

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Photo Credit: Jeff Rapps

Name: Caquetaia spectabilis
Size TankpHTemp
Origin: Amazon Basin
17 cm 200 L 7.0 26C


Caquetaia spectabilis is a semi-aggressive cichlid from Northern South America. They demonstrate high levels of conspecific aggression and can be difficult to keep healthy in the aquarium. They are, however, beautiful and interesting fish.

Contributed by Jack

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