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Glass Bloodfin Tetra

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Prionobrama filigera

Temperature: 21 - 27°C
Max Size: 6cm
Temperment: Peaceful schooling fish, ideal for a community aquarium - may nip fins of slower moving fish
Shoal Size: Always keep in groups of 6 or more to prevent timid behaviour
Food: Not fussy/most aquarium foods

General Information

Also known as Filigree Bloodfin Tetra.

Prefers a planted aquarium with open space for swimming. Will often 'play' in the current.

Can survive in slightly lower temperatures than other tetra fish, however will lose the popular red colouration in colder water - will thrive in temperature closer to or at 25-27°C.

All Live Fish are only available as in-store purchase. Each species may vary to the images and at times colouration may develop in different patterns and at different life stages. Visit in-store and discuss with an Animates team member if you have any questions about our range.

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