Purple Grenadier: Scientific name: Ureaginthus Ianthinogaster
The Purple Grenadier is found in east Africa. They will most often be in areas where water is available year round. They like forest and grassland areas.
The males are a deep purple color on their heads , while the females have a light lavender only on their heads. The rest of the female is light brown with white dots. The males body will be a deep brown with deep violet. They attain their adult colors at 4-5 months old. Males are more brightly colored than females from a young age.
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