Galaxy Rasbora "Microrasbora galaxy"

Care Level

Low

Temperament

Peaceful

Reef Compatible

No

Plant Safe

Yes

Max Size

Less than 2"

Minimum Size

10 gallon

Color

Black, Orange, Red, Yellow

Diet

Omnivore

Water Conditions

Neutral (6.5 to 7.5 pH), intermediate water hardness (6 to 18dGH), 70 to 82 degrees Fahrenheit

General: The Galaxy Rasbora (Microrasbora galaxy) are an adaptable, small, schooling fish that occupy slow moving streams within Mayanmar (Burma). They are an active, peaceful fish that is typically able to acclimate to a wide range of water chemistries (pH, hardness, temperature). The Galaxy Rasbora will reach a length of one inch, and should be kept in an aquarium of ten gallons, or more.

Fecundity: The Galaxy Rasbora (Microrasbora galaxy) may produce up to 100 eggs per clutch.

Aquarium Diet (Omnivore): Brine Shrimp, Blackworms, Daphnia, Spirulina, Baby Brine, Omnivore Pellet

Preferred Water Chemistry: Neutral (6.5 to 7.5 pH), intermediate water hardness (6 to 18dGH)

Dimorphism: The Galaxy Rasbora (Microrasbora galaxy) male will typically have bright orange dorsal, anal, and pelvic fins. The male will display blue lines along these fins, as well.

Compatibility: The Galaxy Rasbora (Microrasbora galaxy) are typically compatible with Corydoras, Pencilfish, Danio, Platy, Shrimp, small Tetra, and other Rasbora.