The Stripe turquoise discus is so named because of its striking turquoise and red horizontal stripes, red eyes, and red highlights on the fins.
The overall coloration of Discus will vary depending on mood and overall health of the fish. As a result, this Discus is a favourite and prized collection among hobbyists.
The Stripe Turquoise Discus requires an advanced level of care due to its feeding habits and water filtration requirements.
Territorial during spawning, this otherwise peaceful fish is among the schooling group, forming a well-defined nuclear family.