Neon Tetra

Scientific Name: Paracheirodon innesi
For: Beginner Aqaurists
Origin: South America
Adult Size: 1.5 inches
Preffered pH: Acidic
Water Temp: low 70's to high 70's (F)
Feeding: Omnivorous
Breeding: Egg-layer
Min. Tank Size: 10 gal
Temperament: Community
Comments: A great fish for the community aquarium. It is tiny so can go in smaller aquarium but should never be kept in less than a group of 4. Otherwise, they are a great fish to look at. Especially there shoaling behavior. Thier bodies shine brightly when exposed to light which has helped make these beautiful and easy-to-care-for fish become a favorite in the fish-keeping hobby.