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Head-and-Tail Light Tetra

Head-and-Tail Light Tetra
Hemigrammus Ocellifer

Length: 2.0"
Sex: The male has a more pointed swim bladder while the female tends to have a more rounded swim bladder.
Feeding: Feed flakes and small live foods.
Social Behaviour: Peaceful schooling fish that is a good addition to a community tank.


Up Keep: Likes a tank that is well planted around the sides with an open swimming space in the middle.
Breeding: Very easy to breed when conditions are optimal. Keep temperature between 77 and 79 degrees with a low water hardness. Parents should be removed after spawning.
Comments: Another very popular Tetra. Very peaceful and well suited for a community tank. Best kept in schools of seven or more.


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