$7.00 – $25.00
Iodotropheus sprengerae is a mbuna cichlid from Lake Malawi in eastern Africa. It is also known by the following names: Rusty Cichlid. Our strain is from a commercial source. We acquired the strain in 2003. Males often reach 12.5cm (5 in.). Females are somewhat smaller. Males have purple flanks on a brown background tending toward tan on the ventral area. Their unpaired fins often have an orange tinge. Females are dark brown also tending toward tan on the ventral surface. This fish hails from Lake Malawi in eastern Africa.