Cyprichromis leptosoma

It is a streamlined fish with a body color that is silvery to blue.

Cyprichromis leptosoma is a mouthbrooding species of fish in the Cichlidae family. It is endemic to Zambia. Its natural habitat is Lake Tanganyika. It is a streamlined fish with a body color that is silvery to blue. More

Cyprichromis leptosoma is it. C. leptosoma, is sometimes known as the "cyp" (pronounced "sip") and sometimes as the "blue flash", although the latter is more often used to identify a particular variety of cyp. More

Cyprichromis leptosoma is found only along the eastern shoreline of Lake Tanganyika, between Kigoma in Tanzania and Mpulungu in Zambia, a distance of over 300 miles. More

Conservation: Cyprichromis leptosoma is evaluated by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species as (LC) Least Concern (2006). More

Cyprichromis leptosoma is a rather small and slender sardine-like cichlid. Its most noteworthy difference from the other Cyprichromis types is its smaller adult size and shallower body. In the aquarium, adult lengths range from 3 – 3½ inches (7½ – 9 cm). More

Three male Cyprichromis leptosoma showing off in my 240G Lake Tanganyika setup. My colony of Cyprichromis unfortunately is in a bit of a mess, and here is how that came to be. More

Cyprichromis Leptosoma Neon Tanzanian Only: $12.00 Cyprichromis Leptosoma Mamelesa Juveniles Only: $10.00 Cyprichromis Leptosoma Kitumba Only: $18.00 Cyprichromis Leptosoma Kerenge Island Only: $13.00 Cyprichromis Leptosoma Katete F2 Only: $11. More

Cyprichromis leptosoma, Cyprichromis pavo, Cyprichromis microlepidotus, Cyprichromis sp More

Availability: Cyprichromis leptosoma is on the import list so all colours morphs including Jumbos should be able to be legally imported. More

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Cyprichromis
Species : Cyprichromis leptosoma
Authority : Boulenger, 1898