An attractive elongated fish with a bold iridescent white lateral line topped with a slender black line, the rest of the body translucent, the caudal fin and dorsal fin both have red colouration. Typical size is 2.5-3.8cm (1-1.5 ").
This fish's ability to survive (and breed) over a wide range of water conditions, temperature and general hardiness means it's cheap and an excellent choice for beginners.
An active shoaling fish that appreciates company of it's own kind, keep in groups of 5 or more. Will co-habit with most fish but do not keep with larger fish that could eat it such as Angelfish or Goldfish. Does best with other peaceful sub-tropical fish that appreciate a similar environment.
Feed once or twice a day in small amounts, An omnivore so will accept pellets and flake as well as live/frozen Daphnia and Brine shrimp.
Prefers a planted tank with a good current as they originate from fast-moving streams. The White Cloud Mountain Minnow is an active swimmer. These fish like plenty of space for swimming with dense peripheral vegetation and some floating plants. A bottom consisting partly of sand will give the fish an opportunity to search for food in it now and then. Water temperature of 16 -23 °C (60.8-73.4°F) is preferred.
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Here is a good link for more information on this fish: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_Cloud_Mountain_minnow
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