The Red Cap Oranda is a metallic fish with all-white body and a bright red wen. This wen typically covers just the top of the fishes head unlike the other varieties of Oranda. Interationally the Red Cap is found with a variety of tail types, where as the UK standard carries a veiltail. This veiltail is increasingly rare, and often ribbon or fan tail variations end up in the show tank. The yuanbao and the orchid tail is rarely seen in the UK.