Common Name: Albino Buenos Aires Tetra, Diamond Spot Tetra
Adult Size: 3 inches
Life Expectancy: 5 - 6 years
Habitat: South America
Minimum Tank Size: 25 gallon
Ideal Tank Conditions:
Temperature Range: 72°F-80°F
pH Range: 5.5 - 7.0
Hardness Range: 2 - 30
Temperament / Behavior:Semi-aggressive
Diet / Foods: An omnivore - provide a varied diet with live food, frozen food and they should accept flake food. They will eat live plants too. You may see more territorial aggression from them around feeding time.
Breeding: They have been bred in captivity and are egg layers. They will scatter eggs in plants and they should hatch in 24 hours. Adult fish may eat the eggs.
Gender:The males have brighter, red fins, sometimes tending towards yellow. The female is fuller-bodied with a more rounded stomach.