Water is the most important thing on the planet earth. Without it we cannot think of life as it is the basic necessity of the life. All animals and plants need water for their survival on the earth. About 73% oceans cover the surface of earth. Fishes are those animals that cannot live without water for even few hours. Fishes are of different colors and patterns. They have delicate and adorable fins. Their scales are beautiful that attracts everyone. Most of the fish are very costly which have price in dollars. They are native to oceans, seas, rivers, ponds, canals and when brought at homes they can be kept in the aquarium or the pots. Some of the fishes are aggressive and some are peaceful. I have discussed top 10 most beautiful fishes in the world.
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10. Lyretail Anthias
Lyretial anthias is present in the Indo-West pacific. It is a marine fish. It is notable and surprising to tell you that the property of this species of fish is that all the born fish are females but as they grow up they are changed into males. Their colors also get changed as they grow up. They have usually golden, blue and pink colors. They have not much larger size as male fish are only of five inches in size whereas, females are even smaller than them. They inhabit a dwelling in coral system.
9. Lion Fish
Lion fish belongs to the dangerous and poisonous class of fish. This species of fish is alluring and fascinating. There are strips of two colors present on it and the colors of strips are white and red. This fish is also inhabitant of Indo-Pacific region. It has colorful patterns which provide attraction to it. These strips have an important function of defending as they help the lion fish to guard them against enemies. Theses fishes have the ability to move briskly in the water. It let them catch the prey easily. They have the larger size of about eleven to fifteen inches. It has a weight of 1.5 kg. They are bought by many people and are kept in aquariums as they are beautiful and provide enchanting effect to the eyes.
8. Symphysodon Discus
Symphysodon discus fishes are generally known as the moody fishes. As, they show various moods. They are brainy and brilliant fishes that is why depict different moods. Due to this surprising behavior of the fishes they are kept in the aquarium. Its habitat is in the South America where it dwells in the Amazon basin. It has many colors which provides the attraction and adds beauty to the fish. The colors include green which gives the view of freshness, blue which get mixed with the color of the water, red which shows brightness, golden color and brown color. These species of fish are communal as they move in the groups or troops. Discus fish are the prey of large fishes and even turtles also hunt them. This species of fish have very high price in the market as it costs 50 dollars and can be increased up to 70 dollars per piece of the fish. Discus has a complicated structure so the drawback of this fish is that it is handled with a great difficulty.
7. Moorish Idol
Moorish idol is the name taken by the African Moors as they had the thought that this fish brings happiness to their lives. They are small in size that can be kept in the aquarium but found mostly in the South Africa, Japan and Indian Ocean. They are omnivorous; the vegetation which they eat is expensive. They also prey sponges and corals. Unlike other fishes they have ribbons on their body which are black and yellow in color. This fish also move in the large troops as they are social in nature. Coral reefs are their habitat.
Triggerfish has many species almost about more than forty. Their habitat is the Eastern Pacific ocean. Theses fishes have greater lengths. The largest fish of this specie is of 3.3 meters in length. These fishes have sharp and strong teeth which are easy for them to catch their prey which includes crabs and other insects. In short, these fishes hunt and eat different insects. They have colorful patterns which looks wonderful and give these fishes a charming look. The body parts of this fish have different colors due to which look attractive. They are oval in shape. Over all they are found in three specific colors which are yellow, blue and green.
5. French Angel
Fish French Angel fish dwells in the Caribbean seas. It is also colored fish which has black and yellow body. Its mouth color is pale yellow which catches the prey. Sponges, tunicates, bryozoans, algae and zoantharians. Fishes of this species have a length of about twenty-four inches. They are native to many hard rocks and coral systems. The adult fish have the black background. It has the colorful fins and when it is cleaned by the clients it scratches them by the pelvic fins. Most of the fish have golden scales that produce attraction. The eyes’ color is blue with other parts having different colors. The fishes of this species have one gamete and are known as monogamous whereas they are also called as oviparous.
4. Blue Face
Angel Fish These species of Blue face angel fish are very colorful and beautiful and lives in the Indo-Pacific region. From the name we can easily guess that its color might be blue. So, its face color is blue. It has a 14 inches length. The body of the fish constitute of different parts like fins, scales, abdomen etc. Over all the whole body is blended with blue and yellow color. Their body is a mixture of light yellow and blue. They can live for ten years and sometimes even more than this. Their prey includes squids, algae and shrimps and. It is not at all moody and does not show anger but instead it is a cool minded fish and so it can live easily in aquarium.
3. Banggai Cardinalfish
As from the name it can be observed that the Banggai cardinalfish is native to Island of Indonesia. It is also not aggressive whereas love to live peacefully without any fight with other members. They does not live in deep waters but live near the surface of island in the shallow waters. Banggai Cardinalfish has not at all large size but have the very small size of almost 8 cm which is a very short length. They have the bodies with bas on them. Bars are of two colors that are white and black which makes a good contrast and these bars add beauty to the fish. This enchanting pattern produces the attraction in the fish. Since it’s difficult to differentiate the gender of the fish but the presence of a large oral cavity discrepate the two genders. Their food is plankton which is a huge troop of organisms that cannot move in water. Copepods are also their prey.
2. Clown Fish
As, the name of this indicates that fish must be colorful. Hence, in the whole world, Clown fish is one of most bewitching fishes. These fishes are also present in the coral reefs. There are several various species of these fish which are according to an estimation 28 in number. Their body color is orange which is a bright color and makes the clown attractive and beautiful than all the fishes. On the orange body there are white bars which are distinct from each other and look wonderful on the body. Unlike Lyretail Anthias which as grow up changes into males these clown fish are male when they are borne but as they grow up they are changed into the females from males .While swimming, they produce brisk movements and look graceful when they are swimming. Hence these fishes actually have a natural beauty.
Like most of the other species of the fishes, Mandarin fish is also present in Indo-Pacific region. Their habitat is coral system and they may also live in lagoons. They are one of the most colorful and charming fishes which have heartbreaking attraction in them. Their attractive body is found in three different colors and that are green, blue and orange. The blending of green and blue color looks awesome on which orange lines are present. These fishes are mesmeric which attracts everyone. Mandarinfish is efficacious in nature. It is also very calm in nature as does not come enrage more often so can be kept easily in the aquarium. In water, this fish produce brisk movement. They hunt many insects to make them as their foods. So, their food includes many ocean isopods. The food of Mandarinfish also contains worms which are usually small in size which Mandarinfish can handle easily. The fish of these species have a long lives and can live up to fifteen years or even more than this.