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Ember Tetra (Hyphessobrycon amandae)

Ember Tetra (Hyphessobrycon amandae)

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Elevate your aquarium with the vibrant beauty of Ember Tetras! Known for their fiery orange hues and lively personality, these dazzling fish bring warmth and energy to any aquatic setting. Explore our exquisite selection of Ember Tetras and ignite your underwater world with their captivating presence!

Care Guide:

  1. Tank Setup:

    • Provide a tank with a minimum of 10 gallons.
    • Create a natural environment with live plants, driftwood, and rocks, leaving open swimming spaces.
    • Utilize a dark substrate to enhance the Ember Tetras' colors.
  2. Water Conditions:

    • Maintain a temperature between 72-82°F (22-28°C).
    • Keep the pH level slightly acidic to neutral, around 6.0-7.0.
    • Ensure good water quality with regular water changes.
  3. Diet:

    • Offer a varied diet, including high-quality flake or pellet food.
    • Supplement their diet with live or frozen foods like bloodworms, brine shrimp, or daphnia.
    • Feed small portions multiple times a day to accommodate their small stomachs.
  4. Behavior:

    • Ember Tetras are peaceful and thrive in schools of six or more.
    • They enjoy swimming in mid to lower levels of the aquarium.
    • Avoid keeping them with aggressive or fin-nipping species.
  5. Breeding:

    • Provide a well-planted tank with fine-leaved plants for egg scattering.
    • Separate breeding pairs into a breeding tank with gentle filtration and dim lighting.
    • After spawning, remove adults to prevent them from eating the eggs.
  6. Health:

    • Monitor for signs of illness such as loss of appetite, lethargy, or abnormal behavior.
    • Quarantine new fish before introducing them to the main tank to prevent diseases.
  7. Compatibility:

    • Ember Tetras are peaceful and can be kept with other small, peaceful community fish.
    • They make excellent tank mates for other small tetras, rasboras, and peaceful dwarf cichlids.

Enjoy the radiant beauty and lively nature of Ember Tetras in your aquarium. With proper care, they will thrive and create a stunning display of color and activity.

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