Blue Diamond Ricefish
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Blue Diamond Ricefish (Oryzias latipes var Blue Diamond), an exquisite and captivating addition to your freshwater aquarium. Renowned for its stunning blue coloration and graceful swimming behavior, the Blue Diamond Ricefish is a prized choice for aquarists seeking a touch of elegance and beauty in their aquatic world. Elevate the allure of your aquarium with the enchanting presence of the Blue Diamond Ricefish.

Care Guide: Providing proper care is essential for the health and well-being of your Blue Diamond Ricefish. Follow this care guide to ensure optimal conditions for your fish:

Tank Size:

  • Keep Blue Diamond Ricefish in a well-established aquarium of at least 10 gallons.
  • Provide ample swimming space, as Ricefish are active swimmers.

Water Parameters:

  • Temperature: Maintain a water temperature between 68-78°F (20-26°C).
  • pH: Keep the pH level in the slightly acidic to neutral range, ideally between 6.5-7.5.
  • Hardness: Provide moderately hard to hard water, with a hardness range of 10-20 dGH.


  • Use a gentle aquarium filter to ensure clean and well-oxygenated water.
  • Ricefish appreciate a moderate water flow, but avoid strong currents.

Substrate and Decor:

  • Use a fine sand or smooth gravel substrate.
  • Include plants, driftwood, and rocks to create hiding spots and shelter.


  • Blue Diamond Ricefish are omnivores. Offer a varied diet that includes high-quality flake food, small pellets, and frozen or live foods such as brine shrimp, daphnia, and bloodworms.
  • Supplement their diet with vegetable matter such as blanched spinach or lettuce.


  • Blue Diamond Ricefish are peaceful and can be kept with a variety of community fish.
  • Avoid housing them with aggressive or overly territorial tankmates.

Water Changes:

  • Perform regular water changes of about 10-20% weekly to maintain water quality.


  • Blue Diamond Ricefish are relatively easy to breed in captivity.
  • Provide ample plant cover and floating plants for spawning.

Note: The Blue Diamond Ricefish is prized for its striking blue coloration and peaceful temperament, making it an ideal choice for both beginner and experienced aquarists alike.

Experience the elegance of the Blue Diamond Ricefish in your aquarium. Order now to add a touch of beauty and grace to your aquatic world. Whether you’re a seasoned aquarist or just starting, the Blue Diamond Ricefish will thrive with proper care, becoming a captivating and cherished member of your underwater community.


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