Red Hook Silver Dollar
The Red Hook Silver Dollar is a vibrant and sought-after schooling fish commonly found in the Amazon Basin of South America. Known for their stunning colors, they are a popular choice among aquarium enthusiasts. These fish thrive when kept in groups of five or more, as their schooling behavior brings out their best qualities.
With their peaceful nature, Red Hook Silver Dollars serve as excellent "dither" fish. They can be introduced into aquariums housing large cichlids or other predatory species. Their presence not only adds visual interest but also encourages natural behavior in the larger inhabitants of the tank.
In addition, these active swimmers are particularly captivating in larger aquariums. They constantly engage in rapid swimming and maintain tight schooling formations, creating a lively and dynamic display in the upper levels of the tank. Their energetic nature brings vitality to the overall aquarium environment.