Share us: facebook bookmark google plus bookmark twitter bookmark stumbleupon bookmark reddit bookmark delicious bookmark digg bookmark
Cookies seem to be disabled in your browser, therefore this website will NOT work properly! Please, consider enabling Cookies in order to maximise your user experience while browsing.
Recent discussions at Aqua-Fish+
  1. SkyEv at A guide on keeping Elephant nose (Gnathonemus petersii) on
  2. Crazyfishlady72! at Angel squeaker (Synodontis angelicus) on …display more of the recent discussions
  3. Loulou1606 at A forum and guide on keeping Striped raphael catfish (Platydoras costatus) on
  4. LorrieN at Detailed information on caring for Mystery snails with pictures and forum on
  5. LorrieN at Detailed information on caring for Mystery snails with pictures and forum on
  6. LorrieN at Detailed information on caring for Mystery snails with pictures and forum on
  7. analog at A page and forum devoted to keeping Blood parrot cichlids on
  8. TUHIN at How to care for the Flowerhorn fish with discussion on
  9. thekoilady at Detailed information on caring for Mystery snails with pictures and forum on
  10. mike6878 at A profile of Head and tail light tetra (Hemigrammus ocellifer) with forums on
Long-band rasbora - Rasbora einthovenii

Long-band rasbora - Rasbora einthovenii

Scientific name: Rasbora einthovenii

Common name: Long-band rasbora

Family: Cyprinidae

Usual size in fish tanks: 8 - 9 cm (3.15 - 3.54 inch)

014

Recommended pH range for the species: 6.5 - 7

Recommended water hardness (dGH): 4 - 10°N (71.43 - 178.57ppm)

0°C 32°F30°C 86°F

Recommended temperature: 23 - 26 °C (73.4 - 78.8°F)

The way how these fish reproduce: Spawning

Where the species comes from: South Asia

Temperament to its own species: peaceful

Temperament toward other fish species: peaceful

Usual place in the tank: Middle levels

Food and feeding

Should accept all foods offered. Long-band rasboras need a staple diet of quality flake, this should be supplemented with white worms, blood worms and brine shrimp.

Origin

South East Asia; Malaysia, Borneo and Sumatra.

Sexing

Males tend to be smaller and slimmer than the females. The females will have a much deeper body shape.

Breeding

Spawning mops, moss, or fine leaved plants should be added to the tank to provide spawning sites. As soon as the eggs have been deposited, the parents must be removed or they will eat them. The eggs should hatch after 24-48 hours and once the fry are free swimming they should be fed on Infusoria. They will be too small to accept larger foods at this stage. When they have grown a bit, crushed flake can be offered to them.

Lifespan

The expected life span for Rasbora einthovenii is 3-5 years.

Short description

A very lively fish, it is very peaceful and will be compatible with most community fish. Rasbora einthovenii require acidic water to thrive, water changes are also very important to keep them happy.

Pictures

Bought by aqua-fish.net from jjphoto.dk.Long-band rasbora, picture 1 Long-band rasbora, picture 2 Long-band rasbora, picture 3 Long-band rasbora, picture 4

Ð

Wow such generous!DAsmZbrLQ6b5uVnPgmbXTFzywQCyLLGGRU

Did you know?

Login, please!

All comments must be submitted by registered members. Please, click this link to login or register!

Please, verify whether your login and password are valid. If you don't have an account here, register one free of charge, please. Click here to close this box.

You have been logged out successfully! This box will close automatically!

Something went wrong during processing your message, please try again!

Your message has been sent, thanks a lot!

Page has been saved, refresh it now, please!

The page has been created, you will now be redirected!

URL already exists!

Path to the photo is not unique!

Really delete this page from the database?

The page has been removed successfully, you will be redirected now!

The page couldn't be deleted!!

Unfortunately this page doesn't allow discussion. Please, find any other page that fits your area of interest as over 99% of our pages allow discussion. The reason why no discussion is allowed here is this page is too general. Thanks a lot for understanding! Click here to search, please!

Really delete this comment from the site?

Really delete this image from the site?

Really delete this image from the site?

Selected comment has been removed successfully!

Selected image has been removed successfully!

Either login or email address is required

Account has been recovered, please check your email for further instructions