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How big do rainbow fish get?

How big do rainbow fish get?

The habitat of the fish is the mouth of rivers in Australia.

How big do rainbow fish get? They can get very large, 25 cm long depending on the species, there are also “dwarf” rainbow fish who are on average 3-5 cm long. This fish has a broad, flattened body of silver-blue color, rather a shade that cuts four longitudinal stripes. The dorsal and ventral fins are red, forked, like much other marine fish. Continue reading How big do rainbow fish get?

Male and female dwarf gourami

Male and female dwarf gourami

Dwarf gourami lives in the waters of Bengal and Assam. They are similar to gourami and reach a size of 6 cm. The body is dotted with small, alternating lines of blue, red, green, and yellowish hues. The dorsal and other fins are firm and extend almost to the caudal fin in both male and female dwarf gourami. All fins except the pectoral fins are covered with red dots and lines. Continue reading Male and female dwarf gourami

Where are discus fish from

Where are discus fish from

Bright, colorful, stately, hurried, elegant – these qualities are characterized to discus fish, photos of which inspire even those who are indifferent to the inhabitants of the underwater world. The name of the fish got because of The Shape of the body-round, flat, similar to a computer CD. The home of the discus fish are from countries of South America, the waters of the Amazon river. Continue reading Where are discus fish from

What do zebrafish eat?

What do zebrafish eat?

The natural diet of zebrafish is very diverse. Zebrafish eat small insects and their larvae that swim in the water. Also, zebrafish eat small seeds that fall from plants. Under the conditions of aquarium care, these fish are completely unpretentious in the diet. They eat live food, Frozen, and dry food. The first two food groups cannot fully meet the nutritional needs of zebrafish because they are not balanced and do not contain any useful vitamins in the right amount. Therefore, the best choice for feeding zebrafish is high-quality dry food. Continue reading What do zebrafish eat?

Clown killifish tank mates

Compatibility

Peaceful and friendly appearance, compatible with other fish of similar size and temperament. Larger species should be avoided. Optimal Clown killifish tank mates are from small tetras, neons, other Killifish, carp, other viviparous. They prefer to stay in a group, a flock of 8-10 individuals is welcome, in that group they show richer colors, and are not so shy in the presence of other species. Continue reading Clown killifish tank mates

What other fish can live with african cichlids

African cichlid behavior

As for plants in a cichlid tank, it is better to do without them. Or decorate the aquarium with a large hard-leafed plant such as a giant Cryptocoryne or anubias. The cichlids of Lake Tanganyika and Lake Victoria do not usually bite aquarium plants, but tear their roots apart. Suitable representatives of underwater flora with a strong root system, the roots should be covered with stones. Continue reading What other fish can live with african cichlids