The White Cloud fish is an extremely nice-looking aquarium fish among the pet fish managers because of its impressive body tinge and hardiness. This fish (Tanichthys albonubes) was first explained by prominent Zoologist and Ichthyologist Lin Shu-Yen in 1932. The genus ?Tanichthys? is named after the famous Scout of Kwangtung Mr Tan Kam Fei. The White Cloud (Tanichthys albonubes) is a freshwater cyprinid fish (Carp family) under the class of Actinopterygii.