The neon tetra is a Freshwater fish of the characin family of order Characiformes. The type species of its genus, it is native to blackwater and clearwater streams in the Amazon basin of South America.
Scientific Name - Paracheirodon Innesi
Our Size - 2cm
Max Size - 3cm
Temperature Range - 20-28°C
pH Range - 4.0-7.5
Diet - Neon tetras are omnivores and will accept most flake foods, if sufficiently small, but should also have some small foods such as brine shrimp, daphnia, freeze dried bloodworms, tubifex, which can be stuck to the side of the aquarium, and micro pellet food to supplement their diets.
Compatibility - The Neon Tetra is compatible with some of the following fish. Guppies, Mollies, Loaches, Cardinal Tetras, Corydoras Catfish, and other friendly fish.
Our juvenile fish will vary from the image shown as our images are to show the potential colours and markings when at a fully mature size.
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