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Devario devario (Bengal Danio, Danio devario)
A large, minnow-like fish with a blue-green body marked with greenish-yellow squiggles. Males are thinner and more brightly coloured than the deep bodied females.
Fish information (behaviour and breeding):
A handsome fish, very peaceful, and less prone to eating smaller tankmates than the giant danio Devario aequipinnatus. Best kept in a large group, where these fish put on an excellent display.
Breeding similar to Devario aequipinnatus.
|Family Group:||Rasbora, Danios & Minnows|
|Distribution||Northern India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh|
|Size||Up to 15 cm|
|Water Parameters||Soft, acid water preferred, but adaptable|