General – This is a very nice fish with vibrant orange/red and blue face. The female is not colorful as the male. This fish is not a hybrid, but has been bred in Germany to get the red/orange color. I don’t know how they do it, but it’s been confirmed. The Ruby Red Peacock is very similar to this one.
Tank Requirement – 55G minimum.
Compatibility – This fish is compatible with all other peacocks and haps.
Aggression – Mildly aggressive.
Size – 5-6″ inches.
Male vs Female – Male of this species will develop a shiny red/orange body and a blue face. Female on the other hand stays silver and gray.
Diet – They are carnivores, feed them high protein food.