Common name: Glowlight Tetra
Species name: Hemigrammus erythrozonus
Maximum size: 5 cm
Company: The Glowlight Tetra are suitable for community aquariums.
Water parameters: Temperature 24 - 27°C and pH 5.5 - 7.0
Company: Glowlight Tetras are suitable for community aquariums.
Aquarium setup: The Glowlight Tetra prefers an aquarium with dimmed lighting and dense vegetation. Leave some spaces free to create areas to swim. The Glowlight Tetra should never be kept in groups of less then 10.
Breeding: The Glowlight Tetra is hard to breed although easier than many other tetra species. The fry hatches within 24 hours and are free swimming after 3 - 4 days. Feed the fry microworms and newly hatched brine shrimp.
Common Name Glowlight Tetra Scientific Name Hemigrammus erythrozonus Origin Guyana Max Size 5 cm Community Safe Yes pH Range
5.5 - 7.0
Diet Type Omnivore Min Tank Size Small Temperature Range 24 - 27 C Care Level Easy