Size, colors, temperament, and preferences for water conditions vary widely among cichlids. And the same goes for their eating habits, although for the most part they are very greedy and they accept to eat foods of all kinds.
In fact, a great way to meet the basic nutritional needs of most cichlids is to feed them Nutrafin Basix Cichlid Pellets. Extremely tasty, these pellets contain many quality ingredients such as krill and plankton.
This easily digestible premium food is enriched with essential vitamins; it promotes a resilient immune system.
Give the fish as much food as they can consume in two minutes.
Fish meal, dehydrated krill, shrimp meal, ground oats, ground rye, yeast, plankton, corn gluten meal, wheat germ oil (preserved with ethoxyquin), potatoes, fish liver meal, cod, vitamin A acetate, vitamin D 3 supplement, vitamin E supplement, thiamine mononitrate, riboflavin, pyridoxine hydrochloride, vitamin B 12 supplement, folic acid, d-pantothenic acid, L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate ( source of vitamin C activity), inositol, biotin, niacin, ethoxyquin (preservative), carotene.
Available in 3 sizes
Nutrafin basix floating pellets for cichlids, 80 g (2.8 oz) (A7173)
Nutrafin basix floating pellets for cichlids, 210 g (7.4 oz) (A7174)
Nutrafin Basix Floating Cichlid Pellets, 360g (12.7oz) (A7176)