Bengal Danio - Devario devario
Species name: Devario devario
Synonym: Cyprinus devario; Perilampus ostreographus; Devario macclellandi, Danio devario.
Common name: Bengal danio, Sind danio, Turquoise danio
Maximum size: 10 cm / 3.9 inches
Origin: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal & Pakistan.
Company: Devario devario (Bengal danio) can be kept in community aquarium with other active species.
Water parameters: Temperature 15-26°C / 75-86 F°; pH 6.0 - 8.0
Aquarium setup: Devario devario (Bengal danio) is relatively sensitive and need good water conditions to thrive. The aquarium should offer a lot of free space to swim on. Plants are not necessary.
Feeding: Devario devario (Bengal danio) accepts all kinds of food.
Breeding: Devario devario (Bengal danio) are easy to breed. Theya re egg scattering and the parents should be removed once the spawning is completed. Setup a aquarium with a substrate that protects the eggs like marbles and a few plants.
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