The Pristella Tetra is a great fish for any beginner, starting in the aquarium hobby. They are hardy and are a simple and unique little fish. They are peaceful and prefers to be kept in a school of 6 or more. Great addition to any community tank if you want to try something new, or if you just want an active and schooling fish.
Common Name Pristella Tetra, X – Ray Tetra
Scientific Name Pristella Maxillaris
Size 5cm
Origin Brazil, Venezuela, Guiana
Tank Setup Community Setup
Temperature 26 to 28 degrees
Feeding Omnivore, prefers a selection of live food, to frozen food to flakes. They will also eat plants.
Gender Females to have a more full body