Blue Eye Golden Congo Tetra
Blue Eye Golden Congo Tetra (Phenacogrammus Aurantiacus)
The Blue Eye Golden Congo Tetra is a rare and stunning variant of the classic Congo Tetra. It is instantly recognizable by its shimmering golden body and striking blue eyes. Native to the Congo River basin, this tetra adds a splash of brilliance and activity to any freshwater aquarium.
Our Blue Eye Golden Congo Tetras have been meticulously quarantined for over 2 months. This rigorous process ensures their adaptability and stability in tap water. They boast excellent health, retain their original fins and tail, and possess an impeccable body shape, making them a prime choice for aquarists.
- Dazzling golden body juxtaposed with vibrant blue eyes
- Active and engaging swimming behavior
- Perfect centerpiece for community tanks
How to Keep:
Though adaptable, Blue Eye Golden Congo Tetras flourish in slightly soft water with moderate lighting. A well-planted tank with floating vegetation mimics their natural habitat and provides them comfort. Their diet is omnivorous, and they relish a mixture of quality flake food, small pellets, and occasional live or frozen treats. It's beneficial to keep them in groups to showcase their natural schooling behavior.
- Scientific Name: Phenacogrammus sp.
- Temperature: 24 - 28 °C
- pH Level: 6.2 - 7.8
- TDS: 70-180 ppm
- GH: 6-16
- KH: 4-10
- Lifespan: 4-6 years
- Size: Up to 8 cm (3 inches)
- Diet: Omnivore
- Behavior: Peaceful; best in groups
- Breeding: Egg-scatterer; moderate level of care
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