Bubble-eye or shuygon – This is an artificially derived form. The shape of the body is ovoid with a low back.
The head smoothly goes into the profile of the back. The dorsal fin is absent, the remaining fins are paired.
Anal and tail fin bifurcated.
Photo: Golden Fish Water Eyes
A characteristic feature of the fish are huge eyes, to an outside observer, they will seem like bubbles, inside which fluid is splashing. In the best fish, the size of the eyes is about a quarter of the size of the body. When the fish reaches 3-4 months of age, the eyes begin to grow in size.
The color may be different, the most popular is brown, orange, silver. Shuigons grow up to 18 centimeters.
It is best to keep goldfish flocks in the species aquarium from 50 liters. Water should be no more than 30 centimeters, a ten-liter aquarium is enough for two individuals.
Coarse pebbles or sand can be used as a soil, plants – elodea, sagittaria, wallisneria and other large-leaved ones. Every week, change about a quarter of the water, the temperature can be 18-23 degrees, hardness – up to 20.
In food, water eyes are unpretentious, you can give them both live and vegetable food, morning and evening. Be sure to remove leftover food and do not overfeed pets.
a photo: Goldfish Water eyes can grow up to 18 cm
Breeding water eye under the force of professionals: first of all, you need to choose the right manufacturers and very carefully to catch them. A female and a pair of males who have reached 2 years old are placed in a spawning ground with plants and sandy soil.
The water temperature is 24-26 degrees, gradually it can be raised. The female lays up to 10,000 eggs, after which the males fertilize them. Producers are removed after spawning.
The incubation period is 2-3 days, after another couple of days the fry begin to swim. They are fed special food or live dust.
photo: Coloring Goldfish Water eyes very much