Red rainbowfish

They are an egg scattering species and they scatter their eggs among clumps of vegetation.

The Red rainbowfish lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, pH range: 7.0 - 8.0, dH range: 9 - 19 environment.

Red Rainbowfish or Salmon Red Rainbowfish * Puzzles * Postcards Glossolepis incisus Photo © Animal-World: Courtesy Greg RothschildLatest Reader Comment - See MoreI have a male and female of the glossolepis incisus More

Name: Red Rainbowfish (Glossolepis incisus) Family: Melanotaeniidae Range: Asia, Australia Size: Up to 4 inches Diet: Omnivore Tank Set-up: Freshwater: Plants, rocks Tank Conditions: 72-77°F; pH 6.5-7. More

The Red Rainbowfish reaches a length of six inches and does best in groups. This deep-bodied species requires a large tank with both swimming space and planted areas. This fish should be kept at a water temperature of 72 More

The red rainbowfish or salmon-red rainbowfish (Glossolepis incisus) is endemic to dense vegetation waters of Lake Sentani in Jayapura, West Papua. The males are bright red and with age grow a high back. More

* Red rainbowfish, Glossolepis incisus Weber, 1907. * Leggett's rainbowfish, Glossolepis leggetti Allen & Renyaan, 1998. * Spotted rainbowfish, Glossolepis maculosus Allen, 1981. More

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Red Rainbowfish (Glossolepis incisus) Sepik Rainbowfish (Glossolepis multisquamatus) + South American Catfish Adolfo's Cory (Corydoras adolfoi) Agassiz's Corydoras (Corydoras agassizii) Arched Cory (Corydoras arcuatus) Banjo Catfish (Bunocephalus coracoideus) Bronze Cory More

Red Rainbowfish - Glossolepis incisusRed Rainbowfish - Glossolepis incisus Red Rainbowfish - Glossolepis incisus = The Red Rainbowfish was scientifically described by Weber in 1908. Its scientific name is Glossolepis incisus. More

Red rainbowfish (Glossolepis incisus) = Species information - * Facts & Status * Description * Glossary & References More

Salmon Red Rainbowfish because of its color. A beautiful red fish. Dominant male displays a magnificent red, other males are reddish brown. Females are silvery with some yellow. A peaceful schooling fish, Adults should have a tank of 70 gal. or more. More

Although the Red Rainbowfish has a large mouth, its throat tends to be narrow; small foods should be fed. An omnivorous diet of prepared foods and plenty of live foods are best for the Red Iran. More

Red Rainbowfish, Red Salmon Rainbowfish, Salmon-Red Rainbow Fish, Red Rainbow Sexing - Males are bright red to copper in colour, occasionally have More

The Red Rainbowfish Glossolepis incisus has brightly colored males and silvery females. The male fish need females present to keep there most brilliant reds showing. They are schooling fish and are quite active so they need a large aquarium to roam. More

Common names

Glossolepis incisus in French (français)
Kammschuppen-Regenbogenfisch in German (Deutsch)
Lachsroter Regenbogenfisch in German (Deutsch)
Melano ruz in Breton (brezhoneg)
Purppurasateenkaarikala in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Red rainbow in English
Red rainbowfish in English
Roter Guinea Regenbogenfisch in German (Deutsch)
Salmon-red Rainbow Fish in English
радушница гребенчешуйная in Russian (русский язык)
舌鱗銀漢魚 in Mandarin Chinese
舌鱗銀漢魚 in Unknown
舌鳞银汉鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
舌鳞银汉鱼 in Unknown

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Order : Atheriniformes
Family : Melanotaeniidae
Genus : Glossolepis
Species : Glossolepis incisus
Authority : Weber, 1907