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Hyphessobrycon bifasciatus
Yellow Tetra

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Photo Credit: Marcos Avila

Name: Hyphessobrycon bifasciatus
Origin: Southeast Brazil

Size Tank pH Temp
6 cm 50 L 6.9 24C


These are peaceful schooling fish that are from South America. They prefer flowing water. The mature female has a rounder belly than the male. These fish will like tropical fish flakes.

Contributed by Katherine Petrick

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