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Most popular fresh water aquarium fish

Updated on August 31, 2013

There are thousands of different species of fish that are in water pools all over the world. There are some that live in salt water, and then there are those select few fish that are called fresh water fish. Fresh water fish live there entire life within fresh water, like lakes and rivers for instance. I am going to talk about some of the most popular freshwater aquarium fish.

Lungfish

The Lungfish is one of the most popular freshwater aquarium fish, and unlike most fish the Lungfish has lungs, and can breath underwater. The Lungfish usually resides in Africa, put is becoming more and more popular for have them as pets in an aquarium.

Pleco

Pleco is another extremely popular freshwater aquarium fish, and is coming more and more popular to becoming in families aquariums. Pleco can grow pretty big in size, and have a suction type for a mouth, which looks pretty gross if you are looking at it.

Goldfish

Goldfish is the most common pet to have in an family aquarium, mainly because the goldfish is one of the cheapest fish you can find. The goldfish is gold in color, and just grows to be a small intelligent fish.

Angelfish

The Angelfish is becoming one of the favoirite ish to have in an aquarium, and is one of the most unique. The Angelfish has vibrant colors, and is a common freshwater aquarium fish.

Freshwater Catfish

The Catfish can either live in salt water or freshwater all depending on the species of Catfish. The freshwater Catfish is one of the more popular freshwater aquarium fish, and can range in different colors. The freshwater Catfish has whiskers that similar to a cats, and are usually grey in color, but range to a wide variety.

Danio

The Danio is another extremely popular fresh water aquarium fish, and have extremely long fins. The Danio is commonly found within the fresh waters of Southeast Asia, and can range in different colors. The Zebra Danio is one of the most common fish you can get to breed, and has bright vibrant colors.

Kuhli Loach

The Kuhli Loach is an extremely popular fresh water aquarium marine animal, and will live for a couple of years. The Kuhli Loach usually hides under rocks and in between algae. The Kuhli Loach and if it is wild, it was commonly found in Indonesia.

Molly

Molly is an extremely popular freshwater aquarium fish, but does best in warm water temperatures. Molly is usually white and black in color, and likes living with a variety of fish, Mollies are most commonly referred to as beautiful, because as pet owner they are absolutely adorable.

Paradisefish

The Paradise fish is becoming extremely popular all over the world for being in families aquariums. The Paradise fish can live with a wide variety of fish when it is young, but as he matures i would recommend to only have one male in an aquarium at time, as the Paradise fish will taunt and attack. The Paradise fish is a tropical fresh water fish, and is extremely beautiful to look at.

Platy

The Platy fish is becoming extremely popular for families aquariums, and is one of the more beautiful fish you will come across, as it ranges from different sizes, to different colors. The Platy fish are usually found within Florida.

Like i said above there are thousands of different species of fish, and some are salt water fish and some are freshwater fish. There are a lot of unique, and beautiful fish in the world, and my list consisted of some of the most popular fresh water aquarium fish, and i hope you enjoyed.

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