Darter Tetra (Characidium sp.)

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Darter Tetra (Characidium sp.)


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Common Name: Darter Tetra
Proper Name: Characidium sp.
Category: Characins
Temperature: 20 - 24 C
Temperament Peaceful
Maximum Size: 6 cm
 
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I have a pair of these that are 8 years old now. I keep them by themselves in a 10 gallon unheated tank. They love frozen bloodworms and snails. They will kill shrimp so they should not be added to tanks that have shrimp in them. They are very charming and curious.
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