Emerald Dwarf Rasbora (Danio erythromicron)

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Emerald Dwarf Rasbora

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Emerald Dwarf Rasbora

Danio erythromicron

38 Litres (10 US G.)

2.5-3.8cm (1-1.5 ")




7.0 - 7.5

21 -25 °C (69.8-77°F)

10-25 °d

2:3 M:F

Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

3-5 years



Additional names

Emerald Dwarf Rasbora

Additional scientific names

Microrasbora erythromicron

Sexing[edit | edit source]

The male is more colourful than the female.

Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]

A sociable little fish appreciating company of it's own, keep in a group of at least 6. Due to it's small size, any tank mates would have to be carefully considered.

Diet[edit | edit source]

Will take most foods as long as they're small such as small pellets, crumbled flake, daphnia or brine shrimp.

Feeding regime[edit | edit source]

Feed once or twice a day.

Environment specifics[edit | edit source]

Needs soft water to thrive. Provide open swimming space as well as dense planting to hide in.

Behaviour[edit | edit source]

Loosely shoaling active fish.

Identification[edit | edit source]

This little fish has a blue-green base colour with light vertical bars down the flanks.

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