Youkihi Medaka Orange Ricefish aka Japanese Ricefish/Killifish (Oryzias latipes var. "Youkihi") - Tank-Bred!
* For the safety of our animals, we now ship live fish exclusively via UPS Next Day Air. If your order contains this item, you will only see UPS Next Day Air as a shipping option during checkout * The Youkihi Medaka Ricefish is a rare and brilliant orange color morph of the Japanese Ricefish, which is one of the hardiest and most adaptable fish in the world! The Youkihi Medaka Ricefish (Oryzias latipes, var. “Youkihi”), also known as the Japanese Ricefish or Japanese Killifish, is an…
Japanese Ricefish - Medaka (Oryzias latipes) - Youkihi
Medaka Fact: The Youkihi Medaka originated in Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Japan. Generally, Medaka live in small ponds, shallow rivers, and rice fields. In Japan, these fish are typically kept in hand crafted ceramic water lily pots near or around the entrance to their home to make guests feel welcome. These fish are considered beneficial organisms to humans because they eat juvenile mosquitoes and small plankton. Medaka are seasonal breeding animals and usually lay eggs between spring and summer…
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