Good Freshwater Fish for Beginners - dummies

By Maddy Hargrove, Mic Hargrove

Part of Freshwater Aquariums For Dummies Cheat Sheet

You’re starting a freshwater aquarium and need to know what kind of fish to stock it with. The fish in the following list are good species of freshwater fish for beginners:

Goldfish White clouds
Guppy Dwarf gourami
Zebra danio Convict cichlid
Cherry barb Molly
Swordtail Cory
Male betta Chinese algae eater
Platy *