anyone got galaxy rasboras ??

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anyone got galaxy rasboras ??

Postby ady » Wed Mar 14, 2012 5:25 pm

hi all.....

i'm thinking of getting a nice group of these little beauties soon

what are they like to keep ??

i have 2 large angels,they never had any of my neons away..will they be ok with galaxies ??

any thoughts would be helpful

thanks in advance

ady :)
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Re: anyone got galaxy rasboras ??

Postby Carylnz » Wed Mar 14, 2012 9:57 pm

I would be concerned about the angels. If they grew up with the neons they may have accepted them but add something else the size of those rasboras and they will look at them as a great food source. Those rasboras are gorgeous wee fish. I think you will find it has been renamed Celestial Pearl Danio, Danio margaritatus.
You might like the pics on Peter Cottle's site here. He is considered a world 'expert' on danios and often travels to Myanmar and similar places discovering new species.
I know several people who have kept (and bred) these fish and they love them. Pretty easy to keep and look great in a large shoal.
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Re: anyone got galaxy rasboras ??

Postby thermalthong » Mon Mar 19, 2012 2:29 am

i have these in a community tank and they are beutiful and very placid.
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