- Diet: Flake, Frozen, Freeze-dried
- Maximum size: 4"
- Water temperature: 72-82° F
- Swimming level: Middle
- Experience level: Beginner
- Tank Setup: 20+ gallons, lightly planted
Note: Pet availability is seasonal. State and local regulations may vary. Pricing may vary by store location. PetSmart stores cannot match the price above for this pet. Ask a store associate for details.
Danios can share their aquarium with other community aquarium fish of similar size and temperament. Instead of plants, they eat aquatic crustaceans, worms and aquatic insect larvae. Danios are schooling fish and like to swim in groups and should be kept with three or more other fish of the same species. You will see them swimming in the middle of your aquarium. To create a beautiful aquarium environment, be sure to add some top and bottom swimmers as well. Ask a PetSmart associate to help you choose.
Learn about the Scissor Tail Rasbora
Scissor Tail Rasbora
Other Common Names
Three Line Rasbora
Peaceful and schooling fish that mixes well with other similar sized fish.
Malaysia-Borneo: Moderately decorated with rocks, live plants and driftwood. Live plants may be nibbled on.
During spawning 500-1000 eggs can be produced.
The markings on the tail fin give the illusion of a cutting motion like a pair of scissors.
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