Common name: Threadfin Rainbow
Latin name: Iriatherina werneri
Maximum size: 5cm
Water chemistry: pH: 5.5-7.5; Hardness: soft to slightly hard (dH: 5-12); Temperature: 24-30 C
Origin: Papua New Guinea & Australia.
Diet: Takes all types of small life & frozen food, will thrive on any good quality pellet and flake food such as New Life Spectrum Grow Pellets.
Inhabits still or slow-flowing streams and other waterbodies. This little rainbowfish is ideally suited to a heavily planted tank, and will show its best colours in such surroundings. Keep open spaces between areas of plantings to allow swimming space and areas for males to display each another.
Purchase quantity: Group of 3x Threadfin Rainbows