X-RAY TETRA

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Pristella tetra (Pristella maxillaris), commonly known as the “X-ray Tetra” or “Pristella Tetra,” is a popular and peaceful freshwater fish species native to South America. Here’s a summarized bullet point list of care tips for Pristella tetras, including their maximum size:

Tank Requirements:
– Tank size: A minimum of 20 gallons is suitable for a small group (6-8) of Pristella tetras.
– Filtration: Use a reliable filter to maintain water quality and provide gentle water flow.
– Water parameters: Temperature 72-82°F (22-28°C), pH 6.0-7.5, hardness 2-15 dGH.
– Substrate: Use fine gravel or sand as the substrate.