- Diet: Flake, Frozen, Freeze-dried
- Maximum size: 2"
- Water temperature: 70-82° F
- Swimming level: Top
- Experience level: Beginner
- Tank Setup: 10+ gallons, lightly planted
Danios can share their aquarium with other community aquarium fish of similar size and temperament. Instead of plants, they eat aquatic crustaceans, worms and aquatic insect larvae. Danios are schooling fish that like to swim in groups and should be kept with three or more other fish of the same species. You will see them swimming in the middle of your aquarium. To create a beautiful aquarium environment, be sure to add some top and bottom swimmers as well. Ask a PetSmart associate to help you choose.
Learn about the Zebra Danio
Fresh spinach, zucchini, peas and lettuce. Live blood worms, glass worms, brine shrimp and tubifex worms. Frozen vegetable diet, daphnia, plankton, beef heart, brine shrimp, glass worms and blood worms. Flake and freeze dried foods also accepted.
Peaceful and schooling fish that mixes well with other similar sized fish.
India: Moderately decorated with rocks, live plants and driftwood. Live plants may be nibbled on.
Adult males have fine red lines running the length of their body between the thicker blue lines, and golden high lights. Adult females have silvery high lights to their bodies.
Their common name really does not fit as a true Zebra has vertical stripes not horizontal.
Visit our Fish Care Center to find products, care information and bright ideas to enhance your underwater world.
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