|Quick Statistics - Goshiki Koi
Native To: Asia
Food: Live prey and pellets
Adult Size: more than 12"
Temperature: 65° - 78°F
Care Level: Relatively easy
Scientific Name: Cyprinus carpio
Lifespan: Often at least 10 years
Environment: Freshwater pond fish. An aquarium doesn't provide adequate space for a koi since some can weigh as much as 40 lbs and grow to several feet in length.
Goshiki is a koi variety that has blue , brown, white, and red accents. Sometimes this koi variety can have up to six colors.