Scientific Name: Gymnocorymbus ternetzi
Common Name: Galactic Purple Glofish Tetra
Adult Size: 2-3 inches
Life Expectancy: 2-4 years
Minimum Tank Size: 10 gallons
Ideal Tank Conditions:
- Temperature Range: 68-80° F
- pH Range: 6.5-7.5
- Hardness Range: 6-10
Diet & Nutrition: Eat almost any type of commercial fish food suitable for aquarium fish. They will eat live, frozen or flake fish food.
Breeding & Spawning: Intentional breeding of GloFish is prohibited due to license restrictions. It is made more difficult by hyperbaric treatment of the young to render them sterile.
Gender: Females tend to be bigger, and males have a wider anal fin.
Compatible Tank Mates: See Compatibility Chart