10x Silver Tip Tetras 3.5cm
Common name: Silver Tip Tetras
Latin name: Hasemania nana
Maximum size: 4.5cm
Water chemistry: pH: 5.5-7.5, ideally soft (dH: 5-15), 22-26 C
Origin: Native to South America; Rio Madeira basins, Brazil.
Temperament: Peaceful schooling fish.
Diet: Will thrive on good quality pelleted food such as NLS Community Formula. Benefits from the inclusion of live and frozen foods in its diet.
Silvertip tetra are native schooling fish to blackwater rivers in Brazil. With their colouration it makes them popular with both beginners and advanced hobbyists, does best in an planted aquarium. Ideally, it should be kept with other South American species, which can include small tetras, pencil fish, hatchet fish, dwarf cichlids (like Apistogramma) and peaceful bottom dwellers such as Corydoras and Otocinclus.
|Common Name||Silver Tip Tetra|
|Latin Name||Hasemania nana|