Papua New Guinea, Indonesia
Eggs scattered among plants, usually spawns in morning. First food for fry: Powder foods, Vinegar eels.
Omnivorous, accepts most standard foods. Avoid beefheart, feed vegetable foods regularly.
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.