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Hyphessobrycon socolofi


Species: Hyphessobrycon socolofi
Common Name: Spotfin Tetra, Lesser Bleeding Heart Tetra.
Size: Up to 2.25 inches (5.6 cm)
Habitat: SOUTH AMERICA: Brazil, Negro River basin.
Min Tank Size: 20 gallons or larger for schools.
Diet: Omnivorous, will accept most flake foods, frozen, live and freeze-dried.
Behavior: Active and peaceful schooling fish, should be kept in groups of 6 or more.
Water: Water Chemistry not critical, prefers soft acidic water. temperature 74 - 80°F (23 27°C) pH 5.5-7.2 dH range: 1 - 4
Care: Medium, keep in schools.
Communities: Excellent, with similar sized and active fish.
Suitability: Good, with care.

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