Black-banded rainbow

Black-banded rainbow


Black-banded rainbow


Origin

Various locations across northern Australia, Kimberley region in WA, across the northern part of the NT to Cape York Peninsula in northern QLD.

Habitat

Variety of freshwater habitats but seem to prefer slow-flowing clear water courses with dense aquatic vegetation.

Family:Melanotaeniidae
Genus:Melanotaenia
Species:nigrans
 
Status:In Stock
 
Diet:Omnivore
Sexing:Dimorphic
Breeding:Egg Scatterer
 
Max Size:7.0 cm
Water Hardness:Neutral
Difficulty:12333
 
TempermentConspecific Temperment
PeacefulPeaceful
 
min Temp °Cmax Temp °C
2230
 
min pHmax pH
7.08.0