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Sepik Rainbowfish

Sepik Rainbowfish
Scientific Name: Glossolepis multisquamatus

Family: Melanotaeniidae

Type of Fish: Rainbowfish

Maximum Length (inches): 7

Maximum Length (cm): 18

Recommended Aquarium Size (gallons): 55

Recommended Aquarium Size (liters): 208

Preferred Swimming Area: Middle to top of tank

Temperment: Generally peaceful but may dominate other smaller rainbowfishes.

Acceptable pH Range: 7 - 8
9
8.5
8
7.5
7
6.5
6
5.5
5

 
 

Acceptable Temperature Range: 76°F - 86°F
90°F
83.8°F
77.5°F
71.2°F
65°F
58.8°F
52.5°F
46.2°F
40°F

 
 

Acceptable Hardness Range: 10° - 20°
64°
56°
48°
40°
32°
24°
16°

 
 

Life Expectancy: 0 years - 10 years
40 years
35 years
30 years
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10 years
5 years
0 years

 
 

 
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