Glowlight Tetra: Care, Lifespan, Feeding, Algae Eating, Size..

Glowlight Tetra: Care, Lifespan, Feeding, Algae Eating, Size..

freshwater fish, Tetra fish
The Glowlight tetra or Hemigrammus Erythrozonus is the fish that explodes in its colours in murky waters. Let's see the characteristics, habitat and nutrition. The Glowlight tetra fish is a species very present in most retailers and new Appassionata the aquariums because it turns out to be the best choice to make; being a species is resistant to both economic. In short, very suitable for those who approach this hobby for the first time. Characteristics of the Glowlight tetra fish The Glowlight tetra fish, whose scientific name is Hemigrammus Erythrozonus, can reach an approximate length of 3.3 cm. It has a characteristic silver-grey body and tends to transparent, is compressed at the sides and has a small horizontally oriented mouth. Since its body is transparent, it is possible to see the internal organs, but a red-orange…
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Congo Tetra Complete Care Guide

Congo Tetra Complete Care Guide

freshwater fish, Tetra fish
The Congo Tetra, Phenacogrammus interruptus, comes from the middle of the Congo River basin. The Congo River is also known as the ZaireRiver. In total flow, it is the second biggest river in the world. The Congo Tetra is found in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and maybe in the Republic of the Congo. Characteristics FamilyAlestiidaeOriginCongo River, ZaireAdult Size3 to 3 ½ inchesSocialPeaceful schooling fishLifespan3 to 5 yearsTank LevelAll levelsMinimum Tank Size40 gallonsDietOmnivoresBreedingEgg layerCareModeratepH6.0 to 6.5Hardness3 to 18 dGHTemperature73.0 to 82.0 F (22.8 to 27.8 C) Congo Tetra Size The Congo Tetra is one of the largest tetras. The male will grow to 8 cm (3 inches) while the female will reach 6 cm (2.5 inches). Water Conditions The Congo Tetra will tolerate a good range of conditions. A pH of between 6.0 and 8.0 is all…
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