Symphysodon, colloquially known as discus, is a genus of cichlids native to the Amazon river basin in South America. Due to their distinctive shape, behavior, and bright colors and patterns, discus are popular as freshwater aquarium fish, and their aquaculture in several countries in Asia is a major industry.
|Color Form:||Huge variety available|
|Minimum Tank Size:||50 gallon|
Can You Keep Discus Fish Together?
Discus should be kept together, and those of different varieties will also school together meaning you can have great color variations.
A minimum of 5 is recommended, but more will look better and create a sturdier group.