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Size

1.5cm - 1.5cm

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Care Level

Low

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Temperament

Peaceful

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Water Conditions

Microrasbora galaxy 1.5cm X 5pc

The Microrasbora Galaxy (Celestichthys margaritatus) is a small freshwater fish species known for its striking appearance and peaceful nature. Here is a detailed description of the Microrasbora Galaxy, including information about its appearance, care requirements, tank setup, and compatibility:

Appearance:

  • Shimmering Metallic Bodies: The Microrasbora Galaxy features a mesmerizing metallic silver body with iridescent hues of blue and green. Their bodies are adorned with vibrant celestial-like patterns, resembling stars in a galaxy.
  • Delicate Fins: These fish have delicate, translucent fins that add to their overall elegance.

Water Conditions:

  • Temperature: Maintain the water temperature between 72°F and 78°F (22°C to 26°C) to provide an optimal environment for the Microrasbora Galaxy.
  • pH Level: Aim for a slightly acidic to neutral pH range of 6.0 to 7.5.
  • Soft to Moderately Hard Water: The fish can adapt to a range of water hardness, ideally between 2 and 15 dGH.
  • Water Quality: Regular water changes and proper filtration are crucial to maintaining excellent water quality.

Tank Setup:

  • Tank Size: A small aquarium with a capacity of at least 10 gallons (38 liters) is suitable for a group of Microrasbora Galaxy.
  • Substrate and Decor: Utilize a dark substrate to enhance the metallic sheen of the fish. Add live plants, driftwood, and smooth rocks to create natural hiding spots and swimming areas.
  • Lighting: Provide moderate to low lighting to mimic their natural habitat and bring out the vibrant colors of the fish.
  • Water Flow: Gentle water movement is preferred, achieved through the use of a sponge filter or adjustable water pump.

Tank Mates:

  • Peaceful Community Fish: The Microrasbora Galaxy is peaceful and can be housed with other small, non-aggressive fish species such as small tetras, rasboras, and peaceful dwarf shrimp.
  • Avoid Large or Aggressive Fish: Due to their small size, it is important to avoid housing them with larger or aggressive fish that may view them as prey.
  • Schooling Fish: These fish are highly social and should be kept in a group of at least five individuals to encourage natural behavior and reduce stress.

Feeding Habit:

  • Omnivorous Diet: The Microrasbora Galaxy is an omnivore, and their diet should consist of a variety of high-quality dry and frozen foods.
  • Small Particle Size: Ensure the food particles are small enough to be easily consumed by these small fish.
  • Feed Multiple Times a Day: Offer small, frequent feedings throughout the day to ensure all fish receive adequate nutrition.

Care:

  • Water Quality Maintenance: Regularly test water parameters and perform routine water changes to maintain optimal conditions.
  • Observation and Interaction: Take the time to observe their behavior and appreciate their intricate patterns and movements.

Enhance your aquarium with the celestial beauty of the Microrasbora Galaxy. Order this package of five vibrant fish today and witness their captivating presence in your aquatic world.

Microrasbora galaxy 1.5cm X 5pc

SGD 13.20

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5pcs (1.5cm)

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