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Hyphessobrycon jackrobertsi (Jack Roberts Tetra, Rosy Tetra)

Newly described in 2014, this attractive little tetra from Peru has long been commercially available under the name Hyphessobrycon robertsi.

Generally you will find them living in the middle region of ​​the aquarium.

Tropical Fish 2 Your Door stock

Buy this fish online today from Wildwoods:
Fish Sex: Any or Unsexed, Size: 3-4cm, Price: £8.95 View shop

Fish information (behaviour and breeding):

This species is an easy to care soon and peaceful one. Aquarium plants are a great idea because hiding and retreating contribute to the well-being of these tetras. A weak current in the aquarium is also preferable. We advise the ground is made of dark sand, peat or gravel.

Hyphessobrycon jackrobertsi are omnivorous and will happily eat flake food.

Family Group: Characins
Distribution Peru
Temperature 24-28CM
Size 3-4CM
Water Parameters -
Water PH 6-7.5
Schooling Fish Yes
Sociability Peaceful
Water Chemistry less than pH 7 - acidic
Care Level Easy
Diet Adaptable

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