Common Name(s)
White Cloud Mountain Minnow
Scientific Name
Tanichthys albonubes
Family
Cyprinidae
Origin
China
Temperament
Peaceful
Maximum Size
1.5 inches
Minimum Tank Size
15/20 gallon with minimum base dimensions of 24 x 12
Tank Setup
They prefer a planted tank with good current.
Tank Region
All
Diet
They will accept pellets and flake foods along with live/frozen foods such as bloodworm, daphnia and brine shrimp.
Breeding
Egg scatterer. Doesn't take care of its young.
Compatibility
They are a shoaling fish and should be kept in groups of 5 or more. They will get along with most fish, but don't keep them with fish that could eat them such as goldfish or angelfish.
Ease of Keeping
Easy
Care
pH: 6.0-8.5, Temperature: 57.2-71.6 degrees Fahrenheit
Can live for 3-10 years.
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