HB Great Turquoise Discus Fish. The HB Great Turquoise discus fish is one of the most beautiful varieties of discus fish. This species of the discus fish has strong lines and the markings are all over its body. The Great Turquoise Discus is not the most expensive of the species and you can get it at the best price when they are juveniles but understand that at that age it will take some time for them to be ready for breeding. When they are very young, the Great Turquoise looks quite similar to the Brown Discus fish. That is because their adult coloration does not really show up until they are about a year old.
If you want Great Turquoise Discus fish for breeding, then it is recommended that you get at the very minimum, eight of them. With that quantity, you will usually get at the least, two pairs. If you are idea is simply to show them off in your aquarium, you’re in for a real treat and purchasing mature Great Turquoise Discus fish is your best option.
Keeping the Great Turquoise Discus fish does require knowledge, time and energy. While all fish require some of that, the Great Turquoise can be slightly more demanding than others. Simply ignoring or neglecting the Great Turquoise can lead to hurting their overall health. As far as the amount of Great Turquoise that you get, it all depends on the size of the aquarium. A 5x2x2 aquarium with the use of powerful filters can house up to 8 Great Turquoise Discus.