Introduce the Brilliant Rasbora, also known as Rasbora einthovenii, to your aquarium and add a splash of vibrant color to your tank. These fish are known for their stunning red and silver coloration which makes them an attractive addition to any community tank. They are native to the clear streams and rivers of Southeast Asia, which makes them a unique addition to your aquarium.
Not only are these fish visually striking but also possess a peaceful nature, making them an ideal addition to any community tank. They are known for their school behavior, and in a group of 6 or more, they will display a mesmerizing synchronized swimming. They are also a great addition to a planted tank, as they tend to swim in the mid-level of the tank, which makes them an excellent addition to a nature-inspired aquarium.
The Brilliant Rasbora are not picky when it comes to food, they thrive on a diet consisting of a variety of foods, including flakes, pellets, and live or frozen foods such as brine shrimp and daphnia. They require a well-filtered tank with a moderate current and a pH of 6.0-7.5. They require a minimum tank size of 20 gallons and can grow up to 2 inches in length.
These fish are hardy and easy to care for, making them an excellent choice for both experienced and novice aquarists. With their striking coloration, peaceful nature and synchronized swimming, they are sure to be a hit in any community tank. Add the Brilliant Rasbora to your collection and enjoy their beauty while also adding to the diversity of your tank.