Common name: Boesemani RainbowfishScientific name: Melanotaenia BoesemaniAverage Adult Fish Size: 4 inches / 9 cmPlace of Origin: Southeast Asia, ThailandCompatibility:Peaceful community tank mates like Molly’s, Guppies, Plat’s and Tetra’s.Temperature: 23-32 degRainbows are a very popular aquarium fish, and don’t require anything special. A peaceful community aquarium. Rainbows would ideally be in a planted tank. When housing Boesemani Rainbow’s in the home aquarium it is important to provide them with a long (4 feet or larger) aquarium that has areas of plants and plenty of room for these active swimmers to move about. They are also well known jumpers, thus their aquarium should be well covered in order to keep them from jumping out of the aquarium when startled.