The Firefish is one of the most popular fish in the hobby. It has a beautiful bright tail with a distinct dorsal fin. Although at first they are quite timid when introduced to a new aquarium they soon make themselves at home. They are a peaceful fish that can be kept as an individual or as a shoal.
The success of the Firefish comes from its striking color, peaceful nature and its small adult size. Making it the ideal fish for the nano aquarium.
Peaceful – They are calm in nature and may get picked on by larger tank mates.
The Firefish has a bright red/orange tail that slowly fades in color.
Carnivorous – Frozen foods and pellets will work well.