Common name: Bleeding Heart Tetra
Species name: Hyphessobrycon erythrostigma
Maximum size: 6 cm
Origin: Amazon basin
Company: Bleeding Heart Tetra is suitable for community aquariums.
Water parameters: Temperature 22 - 28º C and pH 6.0 - 7.2
Aquarium setup: Bleeding Heart Tetra should be kept in aquarium with densely planted back and sides and plenty of open space in the center of the aquarium tank. They do prefer a well lit aquarium. They should always be kept in schools of 10 or more.
Breeding: Bleeding Heart Tetra can be breed in a aquarium. Remove the pair once the breeding is concluded as they will eat their own eggs. The fry will eat baby brine shrimps.
Bleeding Heart Tetra
Common Name Bleeding Heart Tetra Scientific Name Hyphessobrycon erythrostigma Origin Amazon Basin Max Size 6 cm Community Safe Yes pH Range
6.0 - 7.2
Diet Type Omnivore Min Tank Size Small Temperature Range 22 - 28 C Care Level Easy