Tetra | Black Neon Tetra

Tetra | Black Neon Tetra

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Scientific Name: Hyphessobrycon herbertaxelrodi

Common Name: Black Neon Tetra, Black Neons

Size: 1.5 inches

Lifespan: 3 - 5 years

Origin / Habitat: South America, Brazil

Aquarium Size: 20 gallon minimum (schooling fish)

Ideal Water Conditions:

  • pH : 5.5 - 7.0
  • Temperature : 72°F - 80°F
  • Hardness Range: 1 - 4

Temperament: Very peaceful and best kept in a small school (shoal) of 6 or more. 

Diet / Foods: An omnivore - provide a varied diet with live food, frozen food and they should accept flake food.

Breeding: Have been bred in captivity and are egg layers.

Gender: Can be difficult to determine, female may be more full bodied

Compatible Tank Mates: See Compatibility Chart


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