Maccullochi Rainbow Fish has a silvery-white (sometimes a yellowish form of white) and is decorated with 6-8 reddish-brown stripes that run along the sides of its body. Matured males are more colorful and have longer dorsal and anal fins than deeper-bodied females.
Maccullochi Rainbow Fish can be quite skittish and does far better when kept in a shoal of at least 6-8, preferably more. These fish are omnivorous and should be fed a quality flake food with supplemental proteins such as baby brine shrimp. Water parameters should be kept within 68°F to 86°F, pH level 5.5 to 8.0, and a water hardness of 8 to 15 dH.
Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Minimum Fish Tank: 20 Gallons Lifespan: 3-5 Years