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Butterfly Red Danio

Original price $9.99 - Original price $89.99
Original price
$9.99 - $89.99
Current price $9.99
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Butterfly Red Danio (Danio rerio var. 'Butterfly Red')


The Butterfly Red Danio is an eye-catching variant of the Danio rerio species, known for its vibrant red coloration and elegantly flowing fins that resemble butterfly wings. This lively and hardy fish brings a burst of color and activity to any freshwater aquarium. Its peaceful nature and adaptability make it a fantastic choice for both novice and experienced aquarists who wish to enhance their tank with a dynamic and visually striking fish.


  • Striking red coloration that adds a vivid splash of color to any aquarium
  • Graceful, flowing fins that enhance its beauty and swimming movements
  • Hardy and adaptable, thriving in a variety of water conditions
  • Peaceful and social, best kept in schools to exhibit their natural behavior and vibrant colors

Care Instructions:

  • Tank Size: Minimum 10 gallons, providing ample space for active swimming and schooling behavior
  • Water Parameters: pH 6.5-7.5, soft to moderately hard water
  • Temperature: 22-28°C (72-82°F)
  • Diet: Omnivorous; requires a balanced diet of high-quality flake food, pellets, and live/frozen foods such as brine shrimp and daphnia
  • Compatibility: Ideal for community tanks with other peaceful fish. Avoid housing with larger or aggressive species that may pose a threat