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Bolivian Ram

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Bolivian Ram (Mikrogeophagus altispinosus)


The Bolivian Ram, Mikrogeophagus altispinosus, is a stunning and peaceful dwarf cichlid native to the slow-moving waters of Bolivia and Brazil. Known for its vibrant colors and flowing fins, this fish makes a beautiful addition to any freshwater aquarium. Its gentle temperament and relatively easy care requirements make it an excellent choice for both novice and experienced aquarists.


  • Attractive coloration with shades of yellow, blue, and red, complemented by striking fin patterns
  • Peaceful and social, ideal for community tanks with similarly sized and non-aggressive fish
  • Moderate size, reaching up to 3 inches in length, suitable for a variety of tank sizes
  • Active and curious, often seen exploring and interacting with their environment

Care Instructions:

  • Tank Size: Minimum 20 gallons, providing ample space for swimming and territory
  • Water Parameters: pH 6.0-7.5, soft to moderately hard water
  • Temperature: 24-28°C (75-82°F)
  • Diet: Omnivorous; thrives on a varied diet of high-quality flakes, pellets, and live/frozen foods such as brine shrimp and bloodworms
  • Compatibility: Best kept with other peaceful fish. Avoid aggressive or overly territorial species that may stress the Bolivian Ram