Neon Tetra Care Sheet
Different trends come and go other the years in the fish keeping hobby, but the one fish that has always been they are the peaceful Neon Tetra Brightly coloured would add colour to any community tank and makes amazing shoaling fish.
Scientific Name : Paracheirodon innesi
Care Level :Easy.
Size :4 cm
pH :5 - 7.5
Temperature :21°C – 26°C
Water Hardness :1° to 10° dH
Lifespan :5 - 8 years
Origin / Habitat :South America
Temperament / Behavior :Neon Tetras are peaceful tropical fish and best kept in schools of 6 or more.
Neon Tetra Breeding :They are difficult to breed in the home aquarium as prefer lower ph to breed
Neon Tetra Tank Mates :A great all round community fish Avoid keeping with tropical fish large enough to eat them.
Diet / Foods : Will go after flakes, live and freeze dried foods.
Tank Region : Middle to bottom.
Gender :The male is usually smaller than a female of the same age. Looking above the females will look Plumper