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Blue Danio


Species: Brachydanio kerri
Common Name: Blue Danio, Turquoise Danio
Size: Up to 2 inches (5cm)
Habitat: SOUTH ASIA; streams on islands in the Bay of Bengal off the west coast of Thailand.
Min Tank Size: At least 20 gallons for a school of six.
Diet: Omnivorous, flake, Frozen, and live food.
Behavior: Peaceful and active.
Water: Temperature 73°F to 77°F (23-25°C), pH: 6.5 to 7.0, Hardness: Soft to medium. dH range: 5.0 - 12.0
Care: Easy, Keep in schools of at least six, more is better.
Communities: Good with fish of similar size. Like most barbs they may nip if not in a school.
Suitability: Good.

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