Clown loach (lat. Chromobotia macracanthus) is one of the most beautiful tank fishes from the loaches family. It’s valued for its nice coloring and bright individuality. Clown loaches tank should be spacious since the fish grows to be rather large – up to 16-20 cm long. The fish likes thickly planted tanks with lots of different covers.
As a rule freshwater fish is a night one, so it is almost unnoticeable during the day time, however it doesn’t concern clown loach.
The fish is very active during the day, but it’s a bit timid. It enjoys company of fishes of the same kind, however it can be kept in a tank together with other types of fishes.