Common name: Maculata Rasbora, Dwarf Rasbora
Latin name: Boraras maculatus
Maximum size: 2-2.5cm
Water chemistry: pH: 4.5-6.5, soft (dH: 2-12), 23-28 C
Origin: Native to Malaysia, Thailand, eastern Sumatra, Singapore and Indonesia.
Temperament: Peaceful schooling fish.
Diet: Will thrive on good quality pelleted food such as New Life Spectrum Grow Formula. Benefits from the inclusion of live and frozen foods in its diet.
Always buy a group of at least 6 of these, preferably 10 or more. They are a perfect choice for nano tanks. Due to their small size the are not recommended for a general community tank.