Common Name(s)
Lemon white cloud mountain minnow
Scientific Name
Tanichthys thacbaensis
Family
Cyprinidae
Origin
Vietnam
Temperament
Peaceful
Maximum Size
0.8 inches
Minimum Tank Size
10 gallons
Tank Setup
Nothing in particular, but its colors will be stronger in a more heavily planted with a dark substrate and background.
Tank Region
Middle-top
Diet
Omnivore. Will take dry foods, but supplement with mosquito larvae and other live foods.
Breeding
Egg-scatterer. No parental care shown.
Compatibility
With other temp-compatible community fish that won't eat it
Ease of Keeping
Intermediate
Care
pH: Doesn't matter; Temperature: 65-77 Fahrenheit
Tanichthys_thacbaensis.jpg

By Andrewbogott - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=21770665

A schooling fish, so should be kept in groups of 6+ of its own species.

Females are rounder-bellied and larger than males.