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BOESEMANS RAINBOW

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BOESEMANS RAINBOW

Keeping Snapshot

Difficulty: Beginner
Max Growth Size: 11 cm
Temperament: Peaceful, community fish.

 

Preferred Water Parameters

Temperature: 22-27 degrees celsius
pH Level: 7.0 - 8.0
General Hardness: Soft-Moderate

 

Range

Papua New Guinea, Indonesia

 

Reproduction

Eggs scattered among plants, usually spawns in morning. First food for fry: Powder foods, Vinegar eels.

 

Feeding

Omnivorous, accepts most standard foods. Avoid beefheart, feed vegetable foods regularly.

 

Additional Comments

Boeseman's Rainbow is one of the most popular of Rainbows, ideal for large planted aquaria, the males develop their distinctive bi-colouring at around 4-5cm. Schooling fish.

 

CHECK COMPATIBILITY WITH OTHER SPECIES

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