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They are a genus of freshwater fish in the cichlid family.

They are among the most sought-after farmed fish in Europe.

Size between 12 and 16 cm.

Symphysodon aequifasciatus

Blue discus or Brown discus

Maximum length: 15 cm

Depth: 0.3 - 2 m

They live in tree roots near the shore in Amazonia and eat small animals.

Photo 1 Johnny: Oberhausen Germany ( Aquarium )