Apistogramma baenschi

The Apistogramma baenschi lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Sign In or Sign Up now! Apistogramma Baenschi is a dwarf cichlid from Peru in South America..It is a newly discovered species and in the short time it has been available in the hobby it has proved to be very popular. This... More

Apistogramma baenschi male F1 from Rio Huallaga in the aquarium of Jean-Sébastien ROUX . Photo by Jean-Sébastien Roux. determiner Mike Wise. Apistogramma baenschi Römer, 2004 - Curator: Oliver Lucanus. Last updated on 16-Nov-2007. More

I have a much larger male Apistogramma baenschi “Inka” in another tank without a mate, but I didn’t want to put these significantly smaller fish in with him. More

Apistogramma baenschi female caring for fryAdded to Quicklist0:56Apistogramma baenschi female caring for fry327 viewsKpiotr Apistogramma viejitaAdded to Quicklist0:40Apistogramma viejita160 viewsMickelG64 Nijsseni eating Viejita fry (part 1)Added to Quicklist7:30Nijsseni eating Viejita fry (part 1)281 viewsbypeter1904 A. More

Apistogramma baenschi is part of the nijsseni complex. It grows to around three inches in size for a male and smaller for females. The females, as with most Apistos, are light brown in color with some black patterns on them. More

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Apistogramma
Species : Apistogramma baenschi
Authority : R