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Yellow Tailed Congo Tetra Hemigrammopetersius caudalis Alestopetersius caudalis

Category: Characins - Community

Size: 5-6cm

Price: £9.95 each

Discount: No discounts available

Stock: 15 in stock


Water Chemistry: Adaptable

Diet: Adaptable

Care Level: Easy

Sociability: Peaceful

Schooling Fish: Yes


New Larger Size!


Further details:

Further information can be found below:

Fish type: tropical
Male or Female Either males or females available (please be aware that some species are unsexable)
Water conditions: These fish are currently kept in water Ph 6.8 and Soft
Breeding: TBC
Volume Discount: No discounts available
Size: 5-6cm

Alestopetersius caudalis (Yellow Tailed Congo Tetra, Hemigrammopetersius caudalis)

A medium-sized schooling tetra suited to community tanks with peaceful catfish, climbing perches, and cichlids.

The male fish is silvery with white to blue markings on the dorsal, pelvic, and anal fins and yellow markings on the tail fin. Females are similar, but without the markings on the pelvic fins.


Fish information (behaviour and breeding):

A peaceful, even timid, schooling fish. Given its size, it should not be trusted with very small tankmates such as livebearer fry, but this is otherwise a well-behaved fish ideally suited to the community tank. Must be kept in groups of at least half a dozen specimens, preferably more.

Breeding is similar to the Congo tetra.


Fish Details:

Further fish details are shown below:

Distribution Zaire
Temperature 22-26 C
Size 7 cm
Water Parameters Soft, acid water preferred, but adaptable
Water PH 6.5-7.5