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Apistogramma cf. alacrina (Putumayo, Colombia)

A. cf. alacrina (Putumayo) - wild male

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A-number: 0


Kullander, S.O. 2004.



Apistogramma alacrina, a new species of cichlid fish (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Colombia. 
Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 15: 41-48.
Kullander, S.O. 


A. sp. "Rotpunkt"

Distribution and habitat

Collected in the Departemento Putumayo, Colombia (in 2015)

Water parameters

PH : 4,5 - 6
ppm : Low

My Experience

Most of the time very calm and peaceful fishes. They did well in groups in 160-liters (100cmx40x40) tanks, even when breeding.


Breeds as easily as other members of the A.-alacrina-group.
The males did not behave polygamousely in my tanks.