The king of Lake Tanganyika, this showpiece can attain lengths over 12 inches! Frontosa are characterized by a white (or blue) body, adorned with either 6 or 7 black, vertical bars.
It is important to consider Peacocks' natural habitat when contemplating how to arrange the aquarium they will inhabit. Sand is the substrate of choice.
P. demasoni is one the newest discoveries coming out of Lake Malawi, being identified and described by Ad Konings in 1994.