Common Name: Golden Mojarra, Chisel-tooth Cichlid
Species: Theraps bocourti
Distribution: has since been recorded from various Atlantic drainages of both Guatemala and neighbouring Belize
Habitat: variable, prefers heavy vegetation
Diet: omnivorous and easy to feed; provide high quality cichlid pellets along with regular treats of live and frozen foods
Maximum Standard Length: males to 12", females usually a few inches smaller
Size available: 1.5"
Temperature: 78 – 82°F (26 – 28°C)
pH: This species is quite tolerant of different water types, but for ease of maintenance and breeding a pH around neutral is considered ideal.
Hardness: 10 – 15°H
sexes NOT guaranteed