RED EYE TIGER RAINBOW
Keeping SnapshotDifficulty: Advanced
Max Growth Size: 12-14 cm
Temperament: Peaceful, community fish.
Preferred Water Parameters
pH Level: 6.8 - 7.8
General Hardness: Soft-Moderate
New Guinea: Mamberamo River, West Papua
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 more attractive PNG rainbows, but still considered rare in the trade. Mature males develop long fins and their colour can vary considerably depending on their mood. Best kept in a planted tank with plenty of open swimming space.
Disclaimer : The information provided here is of a general nature only. There are site specific factors that are not addressed here that may also affect the health and well being of your fish, as such Coburg Aquarium will not be held liable for the performance of your fish.