Pseudotropheus sp."perspicax orange cap"
Trade names and synonyms
Red top Ndumbi.
Maximum length about 8-9 cm (3-3.5 in.).
300 litres (65 gal.) and above.
Rocky habitats at a depth between 5 and 8 metres (16-26 ft.).
Pseudotropheus sp."perspicax orange cap" is a rather aggressive cichlid, which reminds a lot of Ps. demasoni in the behaviour.
It occurs around Ndumbi reef and Pombo reef at the Tanzanian coast in the northeast part of Lake Malawi.