Thread: Larger Rasboras
10-04-2012, 09:40 AM #1
Anybody kept any of the bigger Rasboras like Clown, Two Spot, Black Line? The few I've seen look like they could keep up with Rainbows and Congo Tetras.
10-04-2012, 10:42 PM #2
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I have never kept them myself, but the LFS used to have some scizor-tail rasboras (they grow to about 6") in their display tank, they looked pretty awesome - very active schoolers. I remember thinking that they might be a nice alternative for people who like the look of bala sharks but not the space for a school of the 14" monsters.
10-05-2012, 05:38 AM #3
Brilliant rasboras, they are as hardy as they are beautiful. Keep them in a nice school. Mine are in a group of approx. 15 and they school pretty tight right along side my school of celestrial pearl danios, which is a trip to watch. The largest of my rasboras is at east 3" Good choice w/ congos, too... Same parameters I believe.
10-07-2012, 06:55 AM #4
0Originally Posted by dizzydezzy
My Mom bought a pair for my five gal Tank back in 1969, this was when the guy at Sprouse and Ritz was suggesting you should buy fish in pairs.