Gold Severum 3 to 3.5 inch
The Gold Severum, otherwise called the Banded Cichlid, is a shading variety of Heros severus Severum. Severum have a luminous sheen to their scales and grayish to gold foundation shading. The Gold Severum is a confiding in fish, and will frequently acknowledge sustenance straightforwardly from their proprietor’s hand.
The Gold Severum requires a 55 gallon or bigger tank that is in any event 40 inches in length and 20 inches tall. The bigger the tank the better. They incline toward a delicately planted tank with a delicate base and a couple established plants. Including a couple of huge rocks would be proper insofar as there is still a lot of open space for swimming. The Gold Severum can be forceful while generating, and hence should just be housed with other semi-forceful fish.
Separating between the male and female is extremely troublesome. Positive ID must be made after close examination of the genital papillae. The Gold Severum does not match as promptly as other South American Cichlids, and may take somewhat more. Furnishing the male with a selection of females will help. An open reproducer, the female can lay upwards of 1,000 eggs on rocks. The water ought to be somewhat acidic, delicate with a pH of 6.5 to 7.3 and a hardness of dH 5. The temperature should extend from 73-77°F. The Gold Severum cautiously keeps an eye on its broil.
The Gold Severum is a meat eater and will eat most arranged and solidified sustenances, including solidify dried bloodworms, tubifex, and sea microscopic fish, just as piece nourishment and Cichlid pellets.
Our GoldSeverums are about 2″ to 2.5″ size.