The Rainbow Shark that you will receive has been at our facility for at least 1 month. They will be approximately 2″- 3″. As with all of our fish we make sure they are eating pellet foods and are free of diseases before we sell them.
- Scientific Name: Epalzeorhynchos frenatum
- Common Name: Rainbow Shark
- Geographic Origin: Asia
- Habitat: Right at home in a heavily planted tank
- Gender Difference: Unknown at this time
- Breeding: Egg Scatterer
- Temperament: Very Peaceful
- Maximum Size: 6″
- Temperature: 68 – 79 degrees Fahrenheit
- pH: 6.5 – 8.0
- Water Hardness: Soft-Medium
- Water Region: Middle
- How many?: These fish prefer to live in schools when young but require a large tank
- Diet: Carnivore – We suggest small sinking pellets such as New Life Spectrum Small Fish Formula.
Read more about the Rainbow Shark here