Found across a variety of habitats, including swamps, lagoons, lakes and rivers, although it’s most commonly seen in flowing streams and tributaries. Most of these biotopes are subject to seasonal changes in temperature, water level and dissolved sediment. The fish are typically found under cover of aquatic vegetation or other debris, such as submerged logs.
This species, like most rainbows, looks most at home in a planted aquarium. Provide areas of dense vegetation, along with some open areas for swimming. Water movement can be slow to moderate, although live plants usually prefer little to none.
-Due to variations within species, your item may not look identical to the image provided. Approximate size range may also vary between the availability of the actual livestock.
-And based on availability, your fish will be selected from an assortment of males and females, as we are not able to guarantee specific gender.