Lemon tetra


(C. Hyphessobrycon) Lemon tetra


Origin

Rio Tapajos, near to Santarem, Brazil. The fish can be found in both the Rio Tapajos and stretches of the Amazon proper in this region.

Habitat

Inhabits clear waters with a modest to moderate current flow, remaining in shallower waters in close proximity to stands of aquatic plants.

Family:Characidae
Genus:Hyphessobrycon
Species:pulchripinnis
 
Status:SOLD OUT
 
Diet:Omnivore
Sexing:Dimorphic
Breeding:Egg Scatterer
 
Max Size:4.0 cm
Water Hardness:Soft
Difficulty:12222
 
TempermentConspecific Temperment
PeacefulPeaceful
 
min Temp °Cmax Temp °C
2328
 
min pHmax pH
5.58.0