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  • Harlequin Rasbora Care Sheet

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    Common Name (s): Harlequin Rasbora, Harlies
    Scientific Name: Rasbora heteromorpha
    Family: Cyprindae

    Temperature: 72-79 F (22-26 C)
    Temperament/Behavior: Peaceful, Schooling (6+)
    Max Size: 2 inch (5 cm)
    Min. Tank Size: 20 gallons (75.7 liters)
    Tank Region: Middle-Top
    Gender Identification: Males are brighter and thinner than females. Females have round belly and are bigger than males.
    Compatibility: Other peaceful community fish
    Experience Level: Beginner

    Info: Harlequin rasbora is a peaceful schooling fish (groups of 6+) for community aquariums. They are great for folks who are entering the hobby because of their hardiness and ability to adapt to wide range of water parameters. They should be kept with other peaceful community fish.
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