Such different and unusual tetras (fish)
Tetras – fish belonging to the genus tetras. The birthplace of these little fish is South America. In the wild they live in the purest rivers that are rich in oxygen. Eat tetras (fish) larvae of various insects and the soft and tender parts of the algae.
These fish are gregarious, that is why alone to meet them is impossible. Aquarium fish Tetra also cannot live alone, she needs company. The aquarium should be planted with plants, decorative driftwood, and then he, of course, your fishes will like it.
Tetras (fish) and their varieties
There are dozens of types of fish Tetra, among which the most popular inhabitant of aquariums is Amanda. This species was discovered in the Central part of the Amazon. Amanda — the fish are very small in size with soft and pastel color. This fish can be kept in company with catfish or other peaceful aquarium fish, such as coloration that have pleasant and harmonious colouring. But these fish could be very hard to contain at home.
Here, for example, the lemon Tetra is ideal for a home aquarium, it is completely unpretentious and very peaceful.
It should be noted that tetras (fish) in the main unpretentious, and enjoy a high popularity due to its racy. To the fish, presented above, can be addicted "krasnovatoe" tetras (rhodostomus) with bright and contrasting coloration, as well as sapphire tetras.
Often in home aquariums can meet these wonderful fish like tetras glass. This name is obtained through the transparent body, and also on the tail of a fish has a contrasting red spot.
All kinds of fish, which was mentioned above, absolutely omnivorous. They can eat as alive, dried and frozen food and will not mind to eat vegetable food. But nevertheless, food for fish, Tetra have to choose from Oboi care.
The red-nosed tetras should be fed alive or vegetable food, sometimes in the diet you can also use artificial substitutes.
Tetras sdelannye eat absolutely any food that you give them. Of course, greater preference is glass fish give live food — bloodworm, daftie, Tubifex, but also on dry food will never give up. Remember that tetras to feed only dry food is strongly not recommended, as in this case, fish are very poorly developed and grow. As well as feeding them to please small insects or larvae.
Tetra von Rio eats all kinds of both of the living and dry food, most importantly, to ensure that food was not too large.
Mirror tetras should be fed small crustaceans, small aquatic and surface insects, and chopped Tubifex.
Diamond tetras should be fed a very diverse and abundant. Her diet should prevail a live feed and only occasionally can be fed compound feeds.
Tetras-a small flashlight-fed and hearty food — daftie, chopped Tubifex, grindale.