Keeping SnapshotDifficulty: Beginner
Max Growth Size: 13 cm
Temperament: Peaceful, community fish.
Preferred Water Parameters
pH Level: 6.8-7.8
General Hardness: Soft-Moderate
Northern New Guinea, near village of Pagwi
Eggs scattered among plants, usually spawns in morning. First food for fry: Powder foods, Vinegar eels.
Omnivorous. Needs frozen or live foods.
The Northern Rainbow (affinis) occurs in many colour forms across northern New Guinea, the population near the village of Pagwi is one of the most colourful forms of this species. Prefers a planted tank with plenty of open swimming space.
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