Species group: Cichlids
Other common names: Dovii Cichlid; Guapote
Scientific name: Dovii Parachromis
The Wolf Cichlid is a South American Cichlid which is becoming more popular in the aquarium trade.
Dovii Parachromis are extremely territorial and aggressive, and are best kept in a large, solitary tank. Males grow to 28-30 inches. A pair of Wolf Cichlid needs to have a 1000 liter tank.