Danio kerri

Common Names: Blue Danio
Synonyms: Danio kerri
Family: Cyprinidae
Category: Cyprinids
Distribution: Asia; Southeast Asia: Malay Peninsula.
Main Ecosystem: River; River
Temperament: Active; Peaceful and active. Good for community tanks.
Diet: Carnivore; Carnivore
Care: Feed with flakes or small live foods. A long tank is recommended. A long tank is recommended.
6.5 - 7.2
22°C - 25°C
72°F - 77°F
Potential Size: Male: 4cm (1.6")
Female: 4cm (1.6")
Water Region: Middle, Surface; Middle-Surface
Activity: Diurnal; Diurnal
Gender: Male is thinner and has brighter colors than the female.
Breeding: Easy to breed egg scatterers. Place pairs in a well planted 10 gallon tank condition adults with frozen adult and newly hatched brine shrimp nauplii, slowly raise tank temperature to 80°F and begin watching closely as females fill with eggs.
Comments: The Blue Danio prefers to be kept in pairs or schools.
Main Colours: Blue, Grey
Markings: Striped Horizontal
Mouth: Upturned
Tail: Concave
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Submitted By: Evan Wayne
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