Red Neon Rasbora Fish (Sundadanio axelrodi)
Red Axelrodi Rasbora (Sundadanio axelrodi “red”)
pH: 6.8 – 7.8
Origin: Wild Kalimantan Borneo
Diet: Omnivore & micropredator, will readily feed on most prepared,freeze dried foods and microorganisms in the aquarium
Adult Size: 1″
Recommended Tank Size: 5 gallons+
Compatibility: Peaceful with virtually all aquatic tankmates, but due to their small size should not be kept with larger, fast-moving fish
The Red Axelrodi Rasbora aka Red Neon Rasbora (Sundadanio axelrodi “red”) is a fairly new addition to the aquarium hobby offering it’s brilliant iridescent colorings when the light hits their skin. These Axelrodi come from warm, acidic, peat swamps and shallow creeks throughout the island of Borneo. With their iridescent red color and peaceful, active nature, they are extremely popular in the hobby and a favorite with planted tank hobbyists and curators.
The Red Axelrodi Rasbora is one of 3 distinctive color morphs of this species encountered in the wild. The Blue & Green forms being either locality-based color variants or perhaps very closely related undescribed species. In the aquarium, they will do best when kept in warm, slightly soft water and require excellent water quality to thrive. Like most rasboras, they will do best in a group of about 10 or more fish.
Size at Shipping: 0.75″
Min order: Please order no less than 3