Electric Blue Acara 3 inch
The Blue Acara Aequidens pulcherhas been a cichlid of choice for many years for the South American cichlid aquarium. Its species term pulcher means “beautiful”, and true to its name it is a beautiful medium sized fish cichlid. Its color is mostly a steel blue-gray, but it is distinguished from other Acara species by a broader forehead. It can reach up to about 8 inches in length, but it will start to breed at a much smaller size of only 4 inches.
Females usually heavier them males.Adult males develop elongated anal and dorsal fins. Electric Blue Acaras can reach up to 6.5″. We have 2 sizes of them; 2.5″ and 3.5″. They are generally peaceful fishes and will look great in your tank with beautiful colors. You can feed them with frozen foods, flakes, and slow sinking pellet foods.