This fish’s natural plumpness and domed scales often resemble the symptoms of dropsy. The Pearl Scale Goldfish is not an agile swimmer and should be kept in a separate indoor aquarium.
HABITAT: China, Japan
Compatible: Require a tank free of active or aggressive fishes, best tankmates are Goldfish, Plecos, and some scavenger Catfish.
Aquarium setup: 65-75°F; pH 6.5-7.5; dH 4-20
Size: 10″ (25 cm)