Chili / Mosquito Rasbora (Boraras brigittae) – Group of 10 Fish


An ideal fish for nano aquariums, the Chili, Mosquito, or Brigittae Rasbora is found in warm, acidic, shallow waters throughout the island of Borneo. With their vibrant red color and peaceful, active nature, they are extremely popular in the hobby and a favorite with planted tank hobbyists. In the aquarium, they are hardy and will generally thrive under a wide range of conditions but will exhibit their best color if kept in warm, slightly soft water and in a group of 10 or more.

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Chili / Mosquito Rasbora (Boraras brigittae) – Group of 10 Fish

Origin:  Wild Indonesia
Locale:  Borneo
Diet: Omnivore and micropredator. Will readily accept most frozen and prepared foods in the aquarium
Adult Size:  .75″
Recommended Tank Size: 6 Gallons
Compatibility: Peaceful, an excellent community fish. May be intimidated by larger tankmates

Preferred Water Parameters
pH:                          6.5 – 7.2
Temp:                     76-82F
Ammonia:              0ppm
Nitrite:                    0ppm
Nitrate:                  <30ppm