Pearl Danio Tropical Fish Information

Danio albolineatus
Pearl Danio
Behaviour Peaceful, active
Typical size 4cm
Max size 6cm
Tank Area All
Min Tank Size 75cm
Min Number 4
Temp Min: 18℃ Max: 26℃
Feeding Flake, dried, frozen, live foods
pH Range 5.5-8.5
Hardness vs,s,m,h,vh
Pearl Danio Danio albolineatus
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Pearl Danio (Danio albolineatus)

Pearl Danio Tropical Fish Learn all about the Pearl 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 Pearl Danio is the right fish for your aquarium.

This shiny little fish is a good addition to a lively community. The Pearl Danio is undemanding of water conditions but does best in well filtered, moving water. The aquarium should have plenty of swimming space and a few planted areas. Aquarium length is more important than depth or width. A good community fish.

Family Cyprinidae (Carps & Minnows) | Synonyms Brachydanio albolineatus, Nuria albolineata, Danio albolineata, D. stoliczkae, D. pulcher, D. tweediei | Other names Gold Danio, Golden Danio, Spotted Danio | Origin Asia; Myanmar, Laos, Sumatra, Thailand | Breeding Egg scatterer; eggs are laid amongst plants | Natural Water Conditions pH 6-8, very soft to hard | Natural Habitat Hill streams and rivers, clear running waters | Sexing Males are smaller, slender, and more brightly coloured

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