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Tetra Fish – Congo Tropical Tetra



  • Congo Tetra
  • Congo Salmon
  • Phenacogrammus interruptus
  • Size: 5″ max
  • pH: 6.0 – 7.5 (6.7 ideal)
  • dH: 4 – 18 (7ideal)
  • Temp: 73 – 82F,
  • Origin: Western Africa, Zaire Congo River

The Congo Tetra is a peaceful fish recommended for most community tanks. The main color tends to be silver with an orange glow. The Congo Tetra is a timid and easily frightened fish. It is sensitive to noise and water pollutants. Frequent partial water changes are required for the Congo Tetra to thrive. Males are larger and more colorful. Males have elongated dorsal, anal, and caudal fins A pair should be kept in heavily planted tank with soft water. It is recommended to stock these fish in numbers for better results and a happier school. Plant with Val grass for good natural refuge!


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Choose Longfin or Regular

Longfin Congo Tetra, Regular Congo Tetra

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