Aulonocara sp. "lwanda"
Trade names and synonyms
Lwanda, Aulonocara Red dorsal.
10-12 cm (4-5 in.), females a bit smaller.
At least 300 litres (65 gal.).
This species is found in the intermediate zone between rocky and sandy floors at a depth between 3-10 metres (10-33 ft.).
Fairly easy to spawn.
Aulonocara sp."lwanda" is my favourite cichlid in the Aulonocara genus. Like other Aulonocara's it is best kept with other quiet and peaceful cihlids.
Found around Hai Reef in Tanzania and at the coast near Chiwindi in Moçambique.