Alleni or Wapoga Rainbowfish (Chilatherina alleni) is one of the most beautiful species in the hobby. Males show colors including blue, green, orange, yellow, and red. They are found in West Papua in slow-moving tributaries. The substrate in their natural habitat is sand or fine pebbles, typically littered with sunken leaves or other plant debris.
Scientific Name: Chilatherina alleni – Wapoga
Common Name: Alleni Rainbowfish
Max Size: 4.5″
Region of Origin: Oceania
Captive Bred or Wild: Captive Bred