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Characteristics of the Butterfly Tail Demoiselle and How to Keep It

The butterfly tail is different from that of the normal dekomegane in that it has a tail fin that looks like a swallowtail butterfly with its wings spread. The beauty of the butterfly tail is different from that of other tail fins. In this article, we would like to explain in detail the characteristics of the butterfly-tailed dekomekin and how to keep it.

What is Butterfly Tail Dekomegane?


Choubi demekin (butterfly-tailed demekin) is,Although its body shape is similar to that of a dekomegane, its tail fin differs from that of a normal dekomegane in that it has a tail fin that resembles a swallowtail butterfly spreading its wings, and it is treated as a separate species among dekomeganes because of its extremely beautiful appearance.In recent years, the number of lovers of the butterfly-tailed Demekin has been increasing, and among tail fins, the Tosakin no Sori and Demekin butterfly tails are outstanding in terms of beauty and characteristics.

Origins of the Butterfly Tail Demiguines

Butterfly tailed dewdrops are,This goldfish was created in China as an improvement of the Dameshikin. The age is unknown, but in the 1960s, the prototype of the butterfly-tailed Dameshikin goldfish was circulating in China. It came to be distributed in Japan around the 1980s.In recent years, thanks to an increase in imports, there are more and more opportunities to see them in specialty stores. When they first came to Japan from China, the black-and-white dekomegane (panda dekomegane) and the red-and-black dekomegane (red panda dekomegane) often had butterfly-tailed tail fins. Recently, it is not uncommon to see butterfly tails on other species as well as dekomegane. In stores, "Butterfly tail" is increasingly being used.

How to enjoy Butterfly Tail Domegame


The most enjoyable way to enjoy the butterfly-tail dekomegane is to appreciate the beauty of the butterfly-tail, which is its most distinctive feature. To enjoy the butterfly tail, it is recommended to put it in a pot and view it from above (top view) rather than viewing it from the side (side view) in an aquarium or the like.By viewing the butterfly tail from the top view, you can enjoy how it spreads out and whether the left and right sides open evenly. Some butterfly tails also have unique patterns, so we recommend that you take a closer look to enjoy such patterns.

Points to keep in mind when mixing swimmers

When mixing goldfish with other goldfish and other species, there is sometimes uncertainty as to what species is good and what species is not. First,There is no general prohibition against this or that when mixing goldfish with other species.Therefore, depending on the personality and environment of the goldfish you keep, even species that are said to be bad for each other may get along well with each other. However, there is also the matter of compatibility between goldfish. If you put incompatible goldfish together, there is a high possibility that they will fight or that only one of them will monopolize the food. However, as explained in the first section, there is no prohibition against mixing goldfish, so if you really want to mix them, you may do so. Now, I will explain the goldfish that are compatible with the Butterfly Tail Domekin and those that are incompatible.

Compatible goldfish

The goldfish that are most compatible with the butterfly-tailed demekin are Ryukin-type goldfish such as the Ryukin and demekin.Ryukin-type goldfish are characterized by their tail fins, so it is a pleasure to mix various species and compare their tail fins.

Incompatible goldfish

Goldfish that are incompatible with the butterfly-tailed dekomegane are Japanese goldfish of the wagane type, such as the wakin and comet.Many Japanese goldfish are agile and grow large in a short period of time. If they are mixed with Japanese goldfish, please be aware that the butterfly-tailed goldfish may be eaten by other Japanese goldfish, and the difference in body size may cause them to move away from each other.

What to keep in mind when keeping a butterfly tailed dekomekin


The Butterfly Tail Demekin can be described as a Chinese goldfish that resembles elements of the Japanese-born local goldfish. The Butterfly Tail Demeggin is a goldfish with a lot of potential for the future, as it has not been bred in earnest for many years.In recent years, domestically produced butterfly-tailed dekomegane has become available at specialty stores. Since domestically produced Chokaide de megane became available, there has been an increase in the number of Chokaide de megane in various colors such as chintz and tricolor (calico) as well as de megane that originally had a butterfly tail, such as panda de megane and red panda de megane.However, imports from China tend to be more widely distributed than domestic imports. If you have a chance to see Domegane with a butterfly tail, please enjoy the beautiful spreading and pattern of the butterfly tail.