The Kribensis lives in the demersal, freshwater, brackish, pH range: 6.0 - 8.0, dH range: 5 - 19 environment.

Kribensis is the common name for a number of West African fish from the genus Pelvicachromis in the family Cichlidae . Kribensis are popular fish amongst aquarium hobbyists . More

Characteristic of other cichlids, Kribensis are fast swimmers who can change direction in an instant and stop on a dime. They are territorial and if cramped may become aggressive, so take care to avoid overstocking the tank. Diet Feeding P. pulcher is easy. More

Kribensis, also called the Purple Cichlid, Rainbow Krib, or Pink Kribensis Cichlid * Puzzles * Postcards Pelvicachromis pulcher Photo © Animal-World: Courtesy David BroughLatest Reader Comment - See MoreI bought a pair of Kribs from the local fish store More

These brightly coloured kribensis cichlid is a hardy yet peaceful aquarium inhabitant. Kribs are an excellent choice for new or experienced fish tank owners. Their charming nature and seemingly airbrushed colouration makes them popular with many fish keepers. More

Kribensis will readily accept all types of live & prepared foods. Can be fed flakes, spirulina, spinach, brine shrimp, freeze-dried foods, mosquito larvae etc. Kribensis should be given a varied assortment of foods. They relish live foods. Sexual Differences: Difficult to distinguished in juveniles. More

Kribensis is an undemanding fish when it comes to water conditions, which is another reason it's so popular. It originates from the drainage area at the mouth of the Ethiop River, Niger delta, where a variety of water conditions can be seen. More

The only time when kribensis get edgy is during mating. It has nothing to do with what they think of the other fish, only if the other fish comes too close and the krib doesn't want it too. Please don't keep too may full grown adults in one tank. More

Kribensis is a dwarf cichlid from West African Deltas, living in slightly brackish waters. They will tolerate a pH of 6.5 to 7.5 and a temperature from 25 degrees to 29 degrees. More

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Kribensis (Pelvicachromis pulcher) = male kribensis African cichlid Kribensis (Pelvicachromis pulcher) are very popular dwarf African cichlids. More

Kribensis – Pelvicachromis pulcher = Kribensis Kribensis male - Pictures by JJphoto. More

Kribensis, Purple Cichlid, Common Krib Pelvicachromis pulcher | Pictures Synonyms: Pelmatochromis kribensis, P. pulcher Physical description: An elongated cichlid with a long dorsal fin. The male has elongated tips on the dorsal, caudal, and anal fins. More

West African Kribensis Cichlid (Pelvicachromis pulcher)West African Kribensis Cichlid (Pelvicachromis pulcher) With intriguing parental behaviors and stunning coloration, the kribensis cichlid is an excellent addition to any aquarium setup, while being easy to keep as well. More

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Male Kribensis Cichlid Female Kribensis Cichlid Freshwater Fish Species (Cichlid) Profile and Care InformationScientific Name : Pelvicachromis pulcher Common Names : Common Krib, Niger Cichlid, Purple Cichlid Care Level : Easy Size : Up to 4 More

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Common names

Augenfleck-Prachtbarsch in German (Deutsch)
eye-spot cichlid in English
eye-spot cichlid in Unknown
Keltapalettikala in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Kribensis in English
Purpurcichlid in Swedish (Svenska)
Rotvioletter Prachtbarsch in German (Deutsch)
亚晴斑矛耙丽鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
亞晴斑矛耙麗魚 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Pelvicachromis
Species : Pelvicachromis subocellatus
Authority : G