Nick G. Member. 3-spot gouramis eventually get a fair size. JAVASCRIPT ist deaktiviert! Es existieren auch rote Zuchtformen. Hey there So I recently got a male gold severum and he paired up with the female I already had. Severums enjoy examining the bottom, the mid-waters, and the water's surface. The tank water can either be fresh or brackish and the… The larger the tank the better. The Golden Severum has a pale yellowish gold color with a yellow anal, pelvic and pectoral fins. The feeling's mutual. Severum (Heros efasciatus) known to tropical fish keeping enthusiasts as Green Severum, Red Spotted Severum, Golden Severum, Hero Cichlid, and Banded Cichlid are found throughout the main channel of the Amazon, the rio Solimoes, and rio Xingu in South America. The Green Severum males normally have pointed fins and reddish-brown spots and "worm-like" markings on their heads. Providing the male with a choice of females will help. They're usually shy but often curious about people. Dave Palumbo shows off his 55 Gallon tank stocked with a breeding pair of red spotted gold severum, Albino Red Ruby Oscar, and Red Head Tapajos Geophagus. Get your answers by asking now. The Gold Severum does not pair as readily as other South American Cichlids, and may take a bit longer. Due to their popularity and successful breeding, the Green Severum is always available via local retailers and online vendors. maybe it is reversed which would be a problem for me since I have 6 potential Females on there way and a 10 inch male red devil as well as a 2.5 inch juvenile male. The Gold Severum is a confiding in fish, and will frequently acknowledge sustenance straightforwardly from their proprietor’s hand. The Gold Severum is a trusting fish, and will often … There are a couple things you can look for in determining gender. But as you can see severums are hard to sex and people are going to disagree. the breeding pair had split, the large male wen twith the little female, and have laid eggs, now the gold severum and remaining female BP are displaying to eachover, i was jsut wondering is this a prossible cross? The tail and dorsal fins are whitish with yellow spots. Apparently Gold Severums and Red Spotted Severums have never been reported in their natural habitats. The Severum fry can be fed baby brine shrimp, mini pellets, micro worms & crushed readily available fish food like flakes. The Red Spotted Severum is a color variant of the Gold Severum, where they are selectively bred to augment the red coloration present on the fish. Felsen, Höhlen oder Wurzelverstecke) besitzen. All color variants of Severum are very popular as they are one of the few larger and peaceful cichlids in the hobby and generally do not bother their tank mates. Temperatur: 23 °C - 30 °C Ativiere Javascript oder wechsle zu unserer Seite Süßwasserfische". It is commonly found in the aquarium trade, often in its gold colored variation rather than the wild-type olive green one. The anal fin of male severum is also more pointed as compared to female severum fin. There are two distinct color morphs of the species that have identical needs and feeding habits, Green and Gold. Recent research has revealed that Severum's closest relatives are Discus. However, a 100-gallon tank is required for a breeding pair or community tank. i need help sexing gold severums i have 2 in my tank and i dont know if they are male or female, any thing i should look out for? Es sollte auch einige Versteckmöglichkeiten (z.B. Severums are pretty easy to breed. Common names or different spellings these fish are known by include Convict Fish, Deacon, Sedate Cichlid, Hero, and Striped Cichlid. 35 yr exp. Gold severum gets ready to breeding at 4 inches of size. Hard to tell but I would say the first two pics are of a female, the last of a male. There only about 1 and a half inches long, so really very young. Hero Severum. Ein Bereich direkt hinter dem Kopf vom Rücken bis zur Bauchseite ist manchmal leuchtend rot, die Körperflanken sind in der Regel mit 7 schwarzen Querbändern bedeckt, die entweder vom Rücken bis zum Bauch oder von der Körpermitte zum Bauch verlaufen. Weitere Informationen zu diesen Lizenzen findet Ihr [hier]. The Severum Heros severus was described by Heckel in 1840. Trump shuns 'ex-presidents club.' Interact with the Red-Spotted Gold Severum Cichlid, as this species will sometimes accept food directly from your hand. Blood parrots should not be confused with other parrot cichlids or salt water parrotfish … # 4 gold Severum requires a 55 gallon or larger tank that is at least inches... 'S surface auf jeden Fall auch viel freier Schwimmraum vorhanden sein hobby for generations, keep them in lightly! 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