Common Name(s)
Zebra danio, Zebrafish
Scientific Name
Danio rerio
Family
Cyprinidae
Origin
Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Myanmar
Temperament
Peaceful, except when not kept in a sufficient sized school
Maximum Size
2 inches
Minimum Tank Size
15/20 gallon with minimum base dimensions of 24 x 12
Tank Setup
Nothing in particular, does well in fast flowing water
Tank Region
Middle-top
Diet
Unfussy, will eat almost everything offered.
Breeding
Egg-scatterer. Doesn't show any parental care.
Compatibility
With other temp-compatible community fish
Ease of Keeping
Very easy
Care
pH: Doesn't matter; Temperature: 65-75 Fahrenheit
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A schooling fish, so should be kept in groups of 6+ of their own species.

It is one of the hardiest fish in all of fishkeeping, so it's often used while cycling a tank. They have special regenerative abilities.

There are several colors of glofish that are zebra danios. There are also several strains, which are leopard, long-finned, or gold colored danios.

Females are larger and more rounder-bellied than males.