10x Colombian Tetra 3.5cm
Common name: Colombian Tetra
Latin name: Hyphessobrycon columbianus
Maximum size: 6-7cm
Water chemistry: pH: 5.5-7.5, ideally soft (dH: 5-15), 24-28 C
Origin: Native to South America, Columbia and Panama.
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.
Columbian Tetras are a hardy and well known species. Primarily inhabits forested areas, in sluggish tributaries off the main river channels. Their unique colouration and the schooling behaviour makes them popular with both beginners and advanced hobbyists.
|Common Name||Colombian Tetra|
|Latin Name||Hyphessobrycon columbianus|