Males and females have similar markings except for that mature males will have blue in the face and body.
The aquarium should have some rockwork but still provide open swimming space both along the bottom and mid-tank region. Feed a quality cichlid flake/pellet food, supplement occasionally with frozen brine, krill or mysis.
A man made hybrid species...not found in the lake.
Keep one male to several females, do not keep with other Aulonocara species as hybridization can occur.