The convict cichlid is a fish species from the family Cichlidae, native to Central America, also known as the zebra cichlid. Convict cichlids are popular aquarium fish and have also been the subject of numerous studies on fish behaviour. The convict cichlid is a rather small cichlid species.
Scientific name: Amatitlania nigrofasciata
Did you know: Black Convict Cichlids get their name from their appearance of white and black stripes