Nannaethiops unitaeniatus

Common Names: One Line Tetra
One Striped African Characin
Family: Citharinidae
Category: Characins
Distribution: Africa; Tropical Africa.
Main Ecosystem: Stream; Stream
Temperament: Peaceful; Peacful shoaler. Best kept in a species aquarium.
Diet: Ominvore; Ominvore
Care: Most commercial, frozen, and freeze-dried foods accepted. Brightly lit tank with open space and tannin-stained water.
6.8 - 7.2
23°C - 26°C
73°F - 79°F
1 dH - 15 dH
Potential Size: Male: 7cm (2.8")
Female: 7cm (2.8")
Water Region: Middle; Middle
Activity: Diurnal; Diurnal
Gender: Not possible to determine from external features.
Breeding: Sunlight may encourage fish to spawn. Eggs are scattered and fry hatch in about 24 hours.
Comments: A gold-striped variety is now available.
Main Colours: Green, Brown
Markings: Striped Horizontal
Mouth: Normal
Tail: Forked
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