Keeping SnapshotDifficulty: Beginner
Max Growth Size: 12-14 cm
Temperament: Peaceful, community fish.
Preferred Water Parameters
pH Level: 6.8-7.8
General Hardness: Soft-Moderate
Northern Territory and Cape York Peninsula, Queensland
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.
One of the larger Australian Rainbows, becomes deep bodied with age. A good display fish for planted aquaria with plenty of open swimming space.
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