Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Bluefin killifish | Rachow's Notho | Rainbow Notho Care and Information With Picture





Bluefin killifish, Rachow's Notho, Rainbow Notho

Bluefin Notho is a tropical fresh water killifish. These are beautiful and colorful small fish for small aquariums. Males are brighter and colorful when compared to females. And as a natural biotope, they can be kept in a small aquarium setup with few inches of well oxygenated water.



Name
Bluefin killifish, Rachow's Notho, Rainbow Notho
Scientific Name
Nothobranchius rachovii
Fish-size
5 – 6 cm
Ph
6.0. - 7.0.
Temperature
20 – 25 C
Food
Omnivores: All types of small sized Tropical fresh water fish food. Live food preferable
Temperament
Peaceful.
Care Level
Easy.
Sexing
Males will be brighter and has several red spots over a blue to green background color. Females are dull colored
Egg Layers
Yes.
Breeding
Easy, with a pair of fish or with 2 females for a male in a small planted tank with moss / crystal wort They spawn on substrate or spawning mob. There are several methods to collect the eggs and hatch them. But simplest method is leave them with their parents with plenty of hiding space. For more information refer killi . net


3 comments:

  1. this is not nothobranchius rachovii

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