Loreto Tetra (Hyphessobrycon loretoensis)

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Remarks: Loreto Tetras (Hyphessobrycon loretoensis) are small tetras from Peru with a thick black band in the lower half of their body and bright red tails. This pattern is fairly unique and makes them stand out, even from a distance, despite their small size. They do well in community set-ups and planted tanks with both bright or subdued lighting. 

Scientific Name: Hyphessobrycon loretoensis

Common Name: Loreto Tetra

Max Size: 1.25"

pH: 5.0-8.0

Hardness: Soft

Temperature: 70-82°

Aggressiveness: Peaceful

Region of Origin: South America

Captive Bred or Wild: Wild

Diet: Small flake or pellet, small frozen or live foods

Compatibility: Similarly sized schooling fish, dwarf cichlids, Corydoras, livebearers, rainbowfish, Loricariids

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