Neon Tetra (Paracheirodon innes)

Neon Tetra (Paracheirodon innes)



  • Feeding:


  • Water Conditions:

    Water Temperature: 72-82° F

    Water Hardness: Soft

    PH: Above 6, Below 7 

  • Tank Location:

    Mid Level Swimmers

  • Compatibility:

    Peaceful and schooling with similar sized fish. A good rule of thumb would be to avoid pairing with fish with mouths big enough to swallow the Tetra

  • Level:

    Can be a great choice for beginner fish keepers, tetras are very a beautiful, hardy fish that come in a wide range of colorations and patterns. Tetras tend to be an active, very peaceful schooling fish that pair well with other community fish of similar size. Their preference is to swim in schools of at least five or more, as they will feel more secure and be more active within the aquarium.

    Concider pairing with the following fish; 

    Danios, rasboras, catfish and more docile barbs and dwarf gouramis