I have 2 male and 1 female congo tetra (not ideal). The aquarium should be at least 40 inches long. Breeding the Congo Tetra. Hi i'm Mark and i'm new to the forum I was wondering if anyone here could help me. There is no evidence whatsoever, that female tetras lives more than male tetras. Its It does, however, need to be able to retreat at will and considers (small enough for their tiny mouths), and micro pellet food, primarily. NC122606. (._. ") Congo Tetra Classification. With good care and adequate water conditions, tetras will live even up to 10 years, regardless their gender. Wild populations are endemic to parts of the River Congo drainage in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Member. Female 2.4″ (6cm). A male Congo tetra can grow up to 3.5 inches, while a female usually stay around 2.5 inches. Neon tetras should be kept in a school of at least 6 fish. Most of the fish available in the trade are bred commercially in the Far East and Eastern Europe. Latrell said: How do I know if an ember tetra is male or female ....atm I have 5 embers and planning to have at least 12 for my 20 gallon high planted tank. We recommend getting a group no smaller than 6. Congo Tetra Tank Mates. The dominant male is staking his claims and chasing off the other male. These fish are the perfect addition to peaceful tanks and do very well with similarly sized fish that are gentle and passive. Its sad how I never knew, but in my defense: there are no good images on the internet anymore. There are a number of options when it comes to picking Congo Tetra tank mates. Distribution. Jul 29, 2019. The best tankmates, of course, are other Congo Tetras. Congo Tetra Tropical Fish Learn all about the Congo Tetra's feeding habits and food types, its behaviour, its origins, its natural habitats, is it male or female, breeding advice and information, suitable tank mates, its sizing and growth range, minimum tank size, water PH and more. When you look at a male Congo tetra you will notice that the middle rays of … Male or Female long Black Skirt Tetra? Neon Tetra Male to Female Ratio. I recently purchased 4 juvenile Congo tetra's from my local fish store, I was told they were male but i'm not 100% sure. The Red Emperor. Alestiidae. The body of a Congo tetra is elongated and this fish has big scales and eyes. Male 3.2″ (8cm).

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