Common name: Adonis Tetra.
Species name: Lepidarchus adonis.
Maximum size: 3 cm
Origin: Africa in the southern areas of Ghana.
Company: The Adonis Tetra is suitable for community aquariums.
Water parameters: Temperature 21 - 27°C and pH 5.5 – 7.0
Aquarium setup: Adonis Tetra should be kept in a densely planted aquarium with open areas and some floating plants. They prefer a well circulated aquarium. This species should as with most tetras only be kept in schools of 10 fish or more.
Breeding: Adonis Tetra is not often bred in captivity although it is apparently possible with soft, acidic water conditions.
Common Name Adonis Tetra Scientific Name Lepidarchus adonis Origin Africa Max Size 3 cm Community Safe Yes pH Range
5.5 - 7.0
Diet Type Omnivore Min Tank Size Small Temperature Range 21 - 27 C Care Level Moderate