Tetra

X-Ray Pristella Tetra (Pristella maxillaris)

X-Ray Pristella Tetra (Pristella maxillaris) The X-Ray Pristella Tetra (Pristella maxillaris), also referred to as the Golden Pristella Tetra, is an excellent fish for beginner aquarists. Not only does it have an impressive appearance, it is extremely hardy, undemanding and not sensitive to changes in water type. Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Max Size:  2” Colouring: Black,

Red Serpae Tetra (Hyphessobrycon callistus)

Red Serpae Tetra (Hyphessobrycon callistus) The Red Serpae Tetra (Hyphessobrycon callistus) is an active, vibrant red Tetra that adds tonnes of personality to the aquarium. Kept in shoals they will catch the eye of anyone passing by your aquarium, particularly when offset with a planted aquarium that replicates their natural habitat. Care

Red Eye Tetra (Moenkhausia sanctaefilomene)

Red Eye Tetra (Moenkhausia sanctaefilomene) The Red Eye Tetra (Moenkhausia sanctaefilomene) is an active, shoaling fish that looks fantastic in a biotope aquarium containing plants, driftwood and sandy substrate. They can be housed with a range of different fish and look fantastic when kept in their preferred, larger sized shoal. Care

Gold Pristella Tetra (Pristella maxillaris)

Gold Pristella Tetra (Pristella maxillaris) The Gold Pristella Tetra (Pristella maxillaris), also referred to as the Golden Pristella Tetra, is an excellent fish for beginner aquarists. Not only does it have an impressive appearance, it is extremely hardy, undemanding and not sensitive to changes in water type. Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Max Size:  2” Colouring: Gold, Clear

Filigree Bloodfin Tetra (Prionobama filigera)

Filigree Bloodfin Tetra (Prionobrama filigera) The Filigree Bloodfin Tetra (Prionobrama filigera) can also be referred to as the Glass Bloodfin Tetra. Their unique appearance and peaceful temperament make them a popular species for aquarists looking for a shoaling fish to add to their peaceful community set-ups. Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Max Size:  2.5”

Buenos Aires Tetra (Hemigrammus caudovittatus)

Buenos Aires Tetra (Hemigrammus caudovittatus) The Buenos Aires Tetra (Hemigrammus caudovittatus) is an active fish full of personality, that are great additions for a community tank with fish of the same temperament. Shoaling fish by nature, a large group will look fantastic in a planted aquarium. Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Max Size:  2.5”

Red/Blue Columbian Tetra (Hyphessobrycon columbianus)

Columbian Tetra (Hyphessobrycon columbianus) The Columbian Tetra (Hyphessobrycon columbianus) is a peaceful and colourful fish that makes an excellent addition to a community aquarium with fish of a similar size and temperament. Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Max Size:  2.5” Colouring: Blue, Red, Diet: Omnivore Origins: South America Family: Characidae Minimum Tank Size: 40 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C

Diamond Tetra (Moenkhausia pittieri)

Diamond Tetra (Moenkhausia pittieri) The Diamond Tetra (Moenkhausia pittieri) are covered in striking, reflective scales that have given it its ‘Diamond’ name. Excellent additions to the community aquarium, this shoaling fish looks incredible when added to an Amazon Biotope tank. Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Peaceful Max Size:  2” Colouring: White, Orange Diet: Omnivore Origins: Venezuela Family: Characidae Minimum Tank

Congo Tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus)

Congo Tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus) The Congo Tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus) are a larger sized Tetra endemic to the River Congo. They have beautiful, shimmering blue and bronze bodies, with fantastic finnage. They are excellent additions to a community, planted tank. Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Peaceful Max Size:  3” Colouring: Blue, Bronze, Green. Diet: Omnivore Origins: South America Family: Characidae

Splashing Tetra (Copella arnoldi)

Splashing Tetra (Copella arnoldi) In the aquarium, male and female Splashing Tetra (Copella arnoldi) swim vertically towards the surface, flick their tails and leap up to reach an overhanging leaf in order to breed. This behaviour has led to them being called The Splashing Tetra. Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful Max Size:  3.5” Colouring: Yellow, White