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Rosy Tetra

Rosy Tetra
Hyphessobrycon Roseaceus

Length: 1.75"
Sex: The male has a much longer dorsal fin that is pointed while the female has a shorter more rounded one.
Feeding: They prefer bloodworms and tubifex worms. They will also eat frozen foods and flakes.
Social Behaviour: These fish are very peaceful and like to live with other similar fish.


Up Keep: Tank should have plenty of plants around the edges with an open swimming space in the middle. Softer water is preferred.
Breeding: Breeding is difficult and will only happen if water conditions are just right. Use soft water of about 20 dGH and a pH between 5.8 and 7.5.
Comments: The Rosy Tetra is a very peaceful fish that does well with other peaceful fish of similar size. They are one of the prettiest tetras found in the hobby.


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