Glowlight Danio Care Sheet

Glowlight DanioProfile and Description
SizeUp to 1¼ inches or 3 cm
OriginEndemic to the Irrawaddy river system in Burma(Myanmar
Natural habitatThe Irrawaddy river and associated streams with heavy vegetation
Fish HardinessEasy to keep
Water Temperature70 - 81 ºF or 21 - 27 ºC
Water pH6.0 – 7.5 pH
Water Hardness2 - 12 dH
StrataAll but mostly top and middle
Peaceful or AggressivePeaceful
Number of same species in one aquariumSix or more, more is better
Minimum tank size10 gallons or 40 liters for every group of six fish
Community FishYes
Compatible withOther Danios, Cory Cats, Plecos, peaceful Tetras and Rasboras, Killifish and Loaches
SexesNot very easy to determine, males may be slimmer and more colorful than females, especially before spawning
FoodFlake food supplemented with live or frozen blood worms or brine shrimp
BreedingRelatively easy to breed
Breeding temperature75 - 81 °F or 24 - 27 °C
Other namesChoprae Danio
Scientific nameDanio choprai
Other Scientific namesDanio choprae, Brachydanio choprai, Danio choprai Hora
Lifespan3 years

Next Post »