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The Zebra Danio is a popular freshwater fish for aquarium enthusiasts, known for its distinctive black and white striped pattern. This lively and energetic fish has an average size of 2 inches and a maximum size of 2.5 inches, making it a great addition to smaller aquariums.


To keep Zebra Danios healthy and happy, a tank size of at least 10 gallons is recommended. They are social fish and should be kept in groups of 6 or more to reduce stress and promote natural behaviors. Their temperament is peaceful and they are easy to care for, making them a great option for beginners.


One unique trait of the Zebra Danio is that they are active swimmers and love to explore their environment. They are also known for their fast swimming speed, which makes them a joy to watch.


When it comes to diet, Zebra Danios are omnivores and will eat a variety of food including flakes, pellets, and live or frozen foods such as brine shrimp or bloodworms.


In terms of coloration, Zebra Danios have black and white horizontal stripes that run the length of their body, which makes them stand out in any aquarium.


Water Parameters:

  • pH: 6.5-7.5
  • gH: 8-12
  • kH: 5-8
  • TDS: 150-300 ppm
  • Temperature: 65-77°F


Please note that these are general guidelines, and for more accurate values, we encourage you to contact Living Aquarium by phone or in person. Within store hours, our team of experts are always happy to answer any questions you may have and provide personalized guidance on care.

Zebra Danio

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