Tropheus sp. black 'bulu point'

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This beautifully colored African cichlid (family Cichlidae) is found in the Lake Tanganyika.

Care tips

  • Rocky Tanganyika tank setup
  • Omnivore but mainly herbivore eater
  • Spirulina based diet
  • Feed several times per day (small amounts)
  • Aggressive (keep in species specific tank)
  • Keep as a colony
  • Mouthbrooder

Tropheus sp. black 'bulu point' is also known by Tropheus moorii bemba, Bulu Point Tropheus and Tropheus moorii 'bulu point'.

Below you can find photo and video collection of the Tropheus sp. black 'bulu point' that my father have kept in the past. I personally have no experience with this species and African species in general. My father have had successful breeding attempts with the colony he cared for.

Please contact me if the provided information is faulty.

Photo gallery

This photo gallery contains images. Photos were taken between 2007 and 2009. Latest photos are always at the top. Click on each image for full-screen view.

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