Family: Telmatherinidae

Marosatherina ladigesi

Common Name:

Celebes Rainbowfish

Size: Up to 2¾ inches (7 cm)
Habitat: ASIAN ISLANDS: Streams and estuarine waters in Indonesia.
Min Tank Size: At least a 40 gallon long for a school.
Diet: Omnivorous, algae and small inverts.
Behavior: Very active, give plenty of room. Schooling, more than 6 recommended.
Water: pH 7.0 to 8.0, dH 9 – 19°, temperature 78° to 82°F (22 – 28°C)
Care: Sensitive to water conditions, acclimate slowly.
Communities: Good, keep with other peaceful fish.
Suitability: Good, once established.

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