Glowlight Danio Tropical Fish Information

Danio choprai
Glowlight Danio
Behaviour Peaceful, shoaling fish
Typical size 4cm
Max size 4cm
Tank Area Top, middle
Min Tank Size 60cm
Min Number in Tank 6
Temp Min: 20℃ Max: 26℃
Feeding Flake, dried, frozen & live foods
pH Range 6.5-8.5
Hardness vs,s,m,h,vh
Glowlight Danio Danio choprai
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Glowlight Danio (Danio choprai)

Glowlight Danio Tropical Fish Learn all about the Glowlight Danio's feeding habits and food types, its behaviour, its origins, its natural habitats, is it male or female, breeding advice and information, suitable tank mates, its sizing and growth range, minimum tank size, water PH and more. Use our fish community creator tool to plan your tank set up and ensure that the Glowlight Danio is the right fish for your aquarium.

There is very little bad to say about the glowlight danio; these little fish are excellent for community aquarium life. Glowlight danios are bright and well marked, hardy, lively without being boisterous, and very peaceful. Although they have become popular recently, they are a new addition to the hobby and were unheard of a few years ago. The fish must be kept in groups, since they are natural shoalers, and will look much better as groups. There are no special requirements for water conditions, although an aquarium with some vegetation is preffered and a varied diet will help to gain full colour and health.

Glowlight Danio Facts

Family Cyprinidae (Carps & Minnows) | Synonyms Brachydanio choprai, Danio choprae | Origin Asia; Northern Myanmar | Breeding Egg scatterer | Natural Water Conditions Soft to medium water, various | Natural Habitat Streams and pools | Sexing Males are brighter and slender



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Please do check your water type for compatibility with your fish, which can be found on the Glowlight Danio information box above and your local water company providers website. Don't waste your money and endanger your fish!
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