Striped convict fish
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The convict cichlid (Amatitlania nigrofasciata) is a fish species from the family Cichlidae, native are reminiscent of the striped prison uniforms of British convicts. Similarly, the species epithet nigrofasciatus literally means "black- striped".
13 Dec The name 'Convict' is drawn from it's convict like colors of black and white stripes, hence the reason it's also referred to as the Zebra Cichlid.
Convict Cichlid Information
Description:Convict cichlid female has to a greater or lesser degree orange coloring in form of small spots on its abdomen and near dorsal fin. Older convict cichlid males frequently develop vestigial fatty lumps on their foreheads. The fish is monogamic, it becomes reproductive at the age of month.