Where can i find Boraras maculatus? (Dwarf Rasbora) - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 12-24-2011, 10:23 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
Jodah's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: CT
Posts: 215
Question Where can i find Boraras maculatus? (Dwarf Rasbora)

Would love to get 3-5 of these little guys for when I setup my 5.5g as a planted tank. Problem is I can't find anyone locally, or even online that sells them. Also how compatible would they be with a male or female betta?

Last edited by Jodah; 12-24-2011 at 10:36 PM.
Jodah is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 12-26-2011, 02:22 AM
Member
 
Bombalurina's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Australia
Posts: 4,607
I wouldn't suggest them for a smaller tank, despite their tiny (very cute) size. They can be very sensitive (sadly all of mine died despite perfect water quality in my tank, just from the stress of moving, I think), so go at least ten gallons if you can. If not, make sure the tank is well-established (at least 6 months).

An aggressive betta may harass them, but due to their size calmer bettas will ignore them. My female Athena was fine with them.

Life.
Bombalurina is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Would a male betta get along with Boraras maculatus? laughing Betta Fish Compatibility 1 07-21-2011 09:14 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome