Hemigrammus erythrozonus
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Hemigrammus erythrozonus

Common Names: Fire Neon
Glo-light Tetra
Glowlight Tetra
Family: Characidae
Category: Characins
Distribution: America - South; Essequibo River, Guyana, South America.
Main Ecosystem: River; River
Temperament: Peaceful; Peaceful. Excellent for community tanks. It is essential to keep these fish in schools of 4 or more.
Diet: Ominvore; Ominvore
Care: Feed with flakes or freeze dried tablets. Easy to keep and undemanding.
6 - 8
24°C - 28°C
75°F - 82°F
5 dH - 12 dH
Potential Size: Male: 5cm (2")
Female: 5cm (2")
Water Region: Middle; Middle
Activity: Diurnal; Diurnal
Gender: Not easy to determine.
Comments: Glowlight Tetras are very popular and are quite stunning when kept in small shoals.
Main Colours: Orange, Clear
Markings: Striped Horizontal
Mouth: Normal
Tail: Concave
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Submitted By: Adam
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