This is just a reminder that when buying any species of tetra to make sure that you buy a group of five or more. Also make sure they have plenty of open space to swim. 

  Most of the tropical fish species listed below thier tank temperature's should be around  75 to 80  F 

Species- Paracheirodon innesi

Common name- Neon Tetra

Care Level- Moderate

Temperment- Peaceful

Adult Size- 1.6 inches

Tank Size- 10 gallons or bigger

Good Tank Mates- Others of the same or other peaceful species

Unsuitable Tank Mates- Other larger species that could eat them

 Species- Paracheirodon innesi

Common name- Diamond Head Neon Tetra

Care level- Moderate

Temperment- Peaceful

Adult size 2 1/2 inches

Tank size- 10 gallons or bigger

 

 Species- Paracheirodon axelrodi

Common name- Cardinal Tetra

Care level- Moderate

Temperment- Peaceful

Adult size- 2 inches

Tank size- 10 gallons or bigger

Species - Hyphessobrycon herbertaxelrodi 

Common name- Black Neon Tetra

Care Level- Easy

Temperment- Peaceful

Adult Size- 1.6 inches

Tank Size- 10 gallons or bigger

Good Tank Mates- Other Tetras or other community fish

Unsuitable Tank Mates- Larger species that could eat them. 

Species- Hyphessobrycon erythrostigma

Common name- Bleeding Heart Tetra

Care Level- Easy

Temperment- Peaceful

Adult Size- 2.3 inches

Tank Size- 10 gallons or bigger

Good Tank Mates- Other Tetras or other community fish

Unsuitable Tank Mates- Larger more aggressive fish

Species- Gymnocorymbus sp.

Common name- Black Skirt Tetra

Care Level- Easy

Temperment- Peaceful

Adult Size- 2 inches

Tank Size- 10 gallons or bigger

Good Tank Mates- Others of the same kind or other peaceful fish.

Bad Tank Mates- Larger or more aggressive species

 Species- Hemigrammus erythrozonus

Common name- Glow Light Tetra

Care Level- Easy

Temperment- Peaceful

Adult Size- Males 1.2 inches Females 1.6 inches

Tank Size- 5 gallons or bigger

Good Tank Mates- other community fish and others of it's own kind

Bad Tank Mates- More larger and aggressive fish.

 Species- Hemigrammus ocellifer

Common name- Head-and-tail light tetra

Care level- easy

Temperment- Peaceful

Adult size- 2 inches

Tank size- 5 gallons or bigger

Species- Hemigrammus pulcher

Common name- Pretty Tetra/ Black Wedge Tetra

Care level- Easy

Temperament- Peaceful

Adult size- 2 inches

Tank size- 5 gallons or bigger

Extra information- This species of tetra needs soft water. 

Species- Hyphessobrycon eques

Common name- Red Minor Serpae Tetra

Care Level- Easy

Temperament- Peaceful

Adult Size- 1.6 inches

Tank Size- 5 gallons or bigger

Good Tank Mates- Other peaceful community fish

Bad Tank Mates- Larger more aggressive fish

 

Species- Hyphessobrycon Flammeus

Common name- Flame Tetra

Care level- Easy

Temperament- Peaceful

Adult size- 1 1/2 inches

Tank size- 10 gallons or bigger


 Species- Moenkhausia pittieri

Common name- Pitter's Tetra/ Diamond Tetra

Care level- Moderate

Temperament- Peaceful

Adult size- 2 1/2 inches

Tank size- 20 gallons or bigger

Extra information- The Diamond Tetra needs lots of swimming room and a tank with soft peaty water. They also don't like bright light so it's a good idea to have dark gravel on the bottom of the aquarium.

 

Species- Pristella maxillaris

Common name- X-ray tetra

Care level- Easy

Temperament- Peaceful

Adult size- 2 inches

Tank size- 20 gallons or bigger 

Species- Nematobrycon palmeri

Common name- Emperor Tetra

Care level- Easy

Temperament- Peaceful

Adult size- 2 inches

Tank size 20 gallons or bigger