Re: [RML] color

Mach Fukada (fukada at
Thu, 15 Mar 2001 16:18:09 -1000 (HST)

There is a lot of evidence that sunlight does positively influence the
color development of fish. Not entirly sure onthe mechanics as most fish
grown in full sun are also grown in outdoor ponds that get more than just

On Thu, 15 Mar 2001 Piabinha at wrote:

> i had asked about enhancing colors in fish because although my boesemanni and
> lacustris have good color, i just bought 3 small C. bleheri which are pale
> and colorless. is it because they are so young?
> btw, in addition to food, i'd think lighting would be another great factor in
> fish showing good colors.
> tsuh yang chen, nyc, USA