Common Name Black Neon Tetra
Scientific Name Hyphessobrycon Herbertaxelrodi
Size 4 cm
Origin Mato Grosso in Brazil
Tank Setup Community Tank
Temperature 25 degrees
Feeding Omnivorous, they prefer a good variety of live food, frozen food as well as flakes.
Gender Males are more slender then the females, but they still look relatively the same in the end.
Comments These guys are very peaceful, they make a good addition to any community tanks and they also are nice in schools.

Black Neon Tetra (Hyphessobrycon herbertaxelrodi) is a type of tropical freshwater fish that is native to South America. It is a popular choice among aquarium enthusiasts due to its attractive appearance and peaceful nature.

Black Neon Tetra are typically silver in color, with a distinctive black horizontal stripe running along the length of their body. They have long, flowing fins and a slender, streamlined body shape, and they can grow to be up to 2 inches (5 cm) in length.

Black Neon Tetra are generally peaceful fish that do well in a community tank with other peaceful species. They are omnivorous, which means they will eat both plant and animal matter, and they should be fed a varied diet of flakes, pellets, and live or frozen foods to ensure proper nutrition.

In addition to their attractive appearance and peaceful nature, Black Neon Tetra are also known for their social behavior and can be a lot of fun to watch as they swim around and interact with their environment. If you’re considering adding a Black Neon Tetra to your home aquarium, it is important to research the specific care requirements and provide a suitable habitat to ensure the health and well-being of your new pet.