Scientific Name: Poropanchax Normani
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Approximate purchase size : 1.5 - 3.5cm
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How easy are they to care for?
An easy fish to keep
How large can they grow?
Where in the world are they from?
Largely distriuted amongst Africa
What is the ideal number to keep together?
Will happily live in groups
What water conditions do they require?
A pH range of 6.0 - 7.4 and a temperature of 24-28 degrees Celsius.
What should you feed them?
An Omnivorous species, will happily feed on a range of flakes, pellets and sinking foods but should be suplemented with frozen foods.
How compatible are they with other fish?
A peaceful species, due to its size should only be kept with similarly small fish.
Can they be bred in captivity?
Like many Tetra, will scatter eggs amongst fine leaved plants. Eggs should be removed to hatch in a separate aquarium, once hatched fry can be placed back with parents if desired.