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  1. Convictlover

    Convict Cichlid Sex & Growth Rate

    Hi all, I have what I believe to be a male Convict (see attached photos). He’s only 5cm. Is this too small to tell the sex? Also curious about Convict growth rates. At 5cm how old would mine be and how quickly will he grow to full size? He’s sooo cute and so full of personality. 🥰
  2. A

    Convict Cihlids with tetras?

    New to this forum, so hopefully this is the place for this question. I had a pair of convict cichlids and recently my female passed away. She was around 6 years old and has had countless spawns of fry. So now I have a single male and I don't want to get another female and deal with the constant...
  3. T

    Rehoming convicts and pleco

    Got 15/16 convict cichlids, 3 of them are albino,a few fry, and 1 common pleco looking to rehome as not around enough for cichlids anymore, if can be taken all together then that would be perfect as a few have paired up and convicts mate for life, I’m located in west London
  4. S

    Honduran Red Points x Convicts

    Hi all! I'm new to cichlids and am looking for any information on the Honduran Red Point/Convict cross. I bought six juvie HRPs after hearing they are a less aggressive convict type, later realizing that most if not all fish sold as HRPs are crossed with convicts somewhere down the line...
  5. B

    Jack Dempsey/ Convict Hybrid

    I just bought a male jack Dempsey hybrid For my 3 female convicts.There's currently some "disputes" with 2 of the females including the most docile. Will the fighting continue? They are also being kept with what might be a male firemouth, but he/she? is small and pretty peaceful and has no...
  6. Z

    Convict Cichlid Breeding

    Just wanted to share, getting started on breeding convicts. Looking to get some good color and healthy looking fish. Tips are helpful!   thanks.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fz4P1SwjK_Q
  7. jwalser18

    Needing Some Stocking Advice

    Okay, So here's my delemma.   I had rushed into this hobby about 5 months ago, and didn't know what the hell I was doing. This is probably going to be horrifically long, so i apologize now.   My stocking was: -10g with 6 tiger barbs -20g with 1 convict (f) adult 1(f) 8"red devil...