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Red Shinner

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Original price $9.99 - Original price $9.99
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$9.99
$9.99 - $9.99
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Size: Single Fish (5cm)

Red Shiner

Description:

The Red Shiner, scientifically known as Cyprinella lutrensis, is a small, hardy freshwater fish native to North America. Known for its vibrant coloration and active nature, this fish is a popular choice for aquarists looking to add life and movement to their aquariums.

Features:

  • Vivid silver-blue body with hints of red, especially in males during breeding season
  • Lively and schooling nature, creating an energetic display in groups
  • Adaptable and resilient, suitable for a variety of tank conditions
  • Small size, reaching up to about 3 inches, making it ideal for community tanks

Care Instructions:

  • Tank Size: Minimum 20 gallons, best kept in groups
  • Water Parameters: pH 6.0-8.0, adaptable to a range of water hardness
  • Temperature: 18-24°C (64-75°F)
  • Diet: Omnivorous; a mix of high-quality flakes, pellets, and live/frozen foods
  • Compatibility: Good with other peaceful, similarly sized fish