Fish Profile: Zebra Danio (Infographic) 5

Fish Profile: Zebra Danio (Infographic)
In this Fish Profile series, we'll be taking a closer look at the Zebra Danio (Brachydanio rerio). This post should cover almost everything that you should know about keeping this little beauties in your freshwater aquarium. There's a nice little infographic too because let's face it, some of us learn better with having "visual aids". ...

Fish Profile: Zebra Danio

Fish Profile: Zebra Danio
The zebra danio is a popular freshwater aquarium fish which is also known as zebrafish and Striped Danio. It belongs to the Family Cyprinidae under Order Cypriniformes of Class Actinopterygii. It is native to Himalayan region and is found in parts of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Burma. It commonly inhabits streams, canals, ditches, ponds ...

Fish Profile: Zebra Pleco

Fish Profile: Zebra Pleco
The zebra pleco is a very popular aquarium fish which is also known as the Imperial pleco. It belongs to the Family Loricarridae under Order Siluriformes of Class Actinopterygii. The Zebra pleco lives in Rio Xingú river, a tributary of the Rio Amazon located in north-eastern Brazil. It inhabits flowing, highly oxygenated waters running over ...

Fish Profile: White Cloud Fish

Fish Profile: White Cloud Fish
The White Cloud fish is a popular freshwater aquarium fish which belongs to the family Cyprinidae under Order Cypriniformes of Class Actiniopterygii. It is also referred to as White Cloud Mountain Minnow, White Cloud Mountain fish, Canton Danio, Chinese Danio or the “Poor Man’s Neon Tetra”. It is native to White Cloud Mountain (Baiyun Shan), ...

Fish Profile: Orange Stripe Prawn Goby

Fish Profile: Orange Stripe Prawn Goby
The Orange Stripe Prawn Goby is a very popular saltwater aquarium fish which is also known as Randall’s Goby, Randalli Goby, Randall Goby and Randall’s Shrimp Goby. It is a perch-like ray-finned fish that belongs to the family Gobiidae under the order Perciformes of the class Actinopterygii. In the wild, they can be found in Western ...

Fish Profile: Black Molly 2

Fish Profile: Black Molly
The Short-Finned Molly (Poecilia sphenops), also known as the Black Molly or Common Molly, is a very popular aquarium fish native to Mexico. Their hardiness and wide range of colors makes these fish a good choice for beginners. There are many different varieties of the Short-Finned Molly, including Dalmatian, Lyre-tail harlequin, platinum, gold dust and ...

Fish Profile: Catalina Goby

Fish Profile: Catalina Goby
The Catalina Goby, also known as the Blue-Banded Goby, is a very popular saltwater aquarium fish native to dense kelp forests in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Its natural habitat ranges from the Gulf of California, Mexico to Ecuador and northern Peru. It is found in deep (around 76 m) coastal waters and utilizes small rocky ...

Fish Profile: Kuhli Loach

Fish Profile: Kuhli Loach
The Kuhli Loach is a small eel-like freshwater popular aquarium fish which belongs to the family Cobitidae under Order Cypriniformes of Class Actinopterygii. It is also known as Coolie Loach, Prickly Eye, giant coolie loach, slimy loach and leopard loach. It originates from Southeast Asia that is indigenous to the streams of Borneo, Java, western ...

Fish Profile: Yellow Watchman Goby

Fish Profile: Yellow Watchman Goby
The Yellow Watchman Goby is a popular saltwater aquarium fish which belongs to the family Gobiidae under Order Perciformes of Class Actinoperygii. It is also referred to as Yellow Shrimp Goby, Banded Prawn Goby, Gold Shrimp Goby, Prawn Goby, Midas Goby, Iga Tubumata, Watchman Gold and Yellow Spotted Blenny. The yellow watchman goby is native ...

Fish Profile: Bloodfin Tetra 2

Fish Profile: Bloodfin Tetra
The Bloodfin Tetra is a popular freshwater aquarium fish which belongs to the family Characidae under Order Characiformes of Class Actinopterygii. It is also known as True Bloodfin, Glass Bloodfin, Red Finned Tetra. The Bloodfin tetra is a benthopelagic species that is native to the Río Paraná basin in South America. It inhabits in streams, ...