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Apistogramma viejita information

Discussion in 'Apistogramma' started by dunc, Nov 21, 2005.

  1. dunc

    dunc New Member 5 Year Member

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    Hiya guys n' gals..

    I'm looking for some info on Viejita, but can't seem to find much in the way of a profile on the 'net.

    Just looking for general stuff like water params, diet, breeding tips. Oh, and - I hear they're commonly mistaken for Macmasteri. Why?

    Cheers,
    Dunc.
  2. Greg PL

    Greg PL New Member 5 Year Member

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    if at first you don't succeed - try harder. then try again. then give up and ask questions :) there's plenty of info on this forum (use "search") and all around in the net.
    in general it's your standard apisto ;)
  3. Mike Wise

    Mike Wise Moderator Staff Member 5 Year Member

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    Information can be found in virtually and book on dwarf cichlids - & the Baensch Atlas, too. Basically it is not 'picky' about water as long as it is slightly acid & moderately soft. Wild specimens - which are rare in the hobby - typically do not like 'raw' water. They do better in well established tanks that get freqent partial water changes.